Subject: Re: a silly question
To: None <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 10/10/1999 23:50:30
On Sun, 10 Oct 1999 wrote:

# I think you can make a bootable CD-rom, but I don't know how.  I've also
# heard that Sun did something wierd so you can't boot from a CD-ROM unless
# its a _sun_ cd drive.  Someone please correct me if I got this wrong!

I shall now soundly correct you.  I have a SANYO-254P (4x) and it boots
amazingly well!  The device needs to be addressible in 512-byte-block
mode as well as standard 2K-block mode.

# I'd just scrape up a crossover cable.  They're pretty cheap and its nice
# to have.
NetBSD. Not Guano.