Subject: Re: sparc installation CD boot method
To: Paul Kranenburg <>
From: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
List: port-sparc
Date: 06/17/2001 22:31:50
    Date:        Sun, 17 Jun 2001 14:43:28 +0200 (MEST)
    From:        Paul Kranenburg <>
    Message-ID:  <>

  | I've added this.


  | Unfortunately, our cd driver does not
  | currently support reading the disk label on the CD that would allow
  | mounting the (UFS) filesystem.

Yes, I know ... I have CDs that NetBSD just can't access because of
that (ie: CDs made under SunOS that are basically drive images, complete
with label...)

  | I'll look up the patches I once made to see if this can be fixed in
  | a future release.

That sounds like an excellent plan.