Subject: Re: Sparc Boot Floppies
To: beaker <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/16/2002 22:54:38
On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 01:38:41AM -0800, beaker wrote:
| >C Could you try on recent sparc snapshot (either -current or 1.6_STABLE)
| > ftp://releng.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD-daily and tell us if the problem remains
| > with that floppies?
| Per the suggestion, I tried again with the sparc boot floppy images
| found at
| Still no luck - these too fail with the following error:
| ok boot floppy
| Bad magic number in disk label
| Can't open Sun disk label package
| Can't open boot device
| Is there a simple way to just make my own boot floppies?
If you have a sparc system, in /usr/src/ do a "make release" (or in
/usr/src/distrib run "make").
It's possible that there is something in the sparc floppy cross-build
that doesn't like being cross-built on an i386...