Subject: Re: NetBSD 3.1RC4 / How to start X ?
To: None <port-pmax@NetBSD.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/22/2006 02:38:18
> > email@example.com wrote:
> > > I have (on DECstation 5000/150) :
> > > - replaced the kernel with the netbsd-WSCONS kernel (NetBSD-3.1),
> > How did you replace the kernel?
> I have downloaded it per ftp into /tmp and then gunziped the file.
> Then I moved /netbsd to /netbsd.bak and the wscons-kernel to /netbsd.
> And I have set the same file access permissions, owner and group to the]
> new /netbsd as there were for the GENERIC kernel file.
If the bootloader fails silently, it can't recognize your kernel
at all. What "file /netbsd (netbsd-WSCONS)" command shows?
Does the kernel have proper size?
> > > >>boot 3/rz1/netbsd -a
> > Does the previous GENERIC kernel boot with the same boot command?
How about "boot 3/rz1" (without filename)?