Subject: Re: booting from solaris
To: Andrei Petrov <>
From: Eduardo Horvath <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 07/10/2000 17:59:13
On Mon, 10 Jul 2000, Andrei Petrov wrote:

> > I strongly recommend generating an /ofwboot and using that to load the
> > kernel.  However, even with that there may be filesystem issues on newer
> > versions of solaris.
> I think it may destroy my solaris. What do you think?
> I saw the guy was able to netboot, so I'm trying to built ofwboot for
> that purpose,
> currently I lack crt0.o what kind of surprise me.
> Should standalone program have crt0? Is my environment screwd?

Something is definitely wrong.  Standalone programs should supply their
own crt0.  ofwboot has srt0.s instead.  You should not need a crt0 to
compile ofwboot.

Eduardo Horvath