Subject: Re: Isn't "db>" on boot bad? :P
To: leam <>
From: Andrey Petrov <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 02/11/2003 14:38:07
On Tue, Feb 11, 2003 at 05:13:25PM -0500, leam wrote:
> The reason for the "dump/restore" vice the other options is that I'm 
> trying to port a script from Solaris to NetBSD. The original script does 
> an fsck of the to-be-dumped-to partition, mounts it on /mnt, dumps the 
> twin partition from the live disk, and then umounts it.

Yeah, that seems easier with dump/restore. 
I'd suggest to verify copied partition by comparing it with original one,
if it fails i'd try -current.

And netbsd's dmesg or solaris's prtconf -pv would be helpful.