Subject: installboot-ing ?
To: None <port-sun3@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Paul Boven <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 11/11/1995 01:51:28
Hello all,

Could anyone please give me some instructions on making a new SCSI-disk
bootable? I've managed to partition and newfs it, and it even seems to
be able to hold onto the data I put on it. But /usr/mdec/installboot at
this moment won't work.
I do ./installboot ufsboot bootxx /dev/rsd2a, after wich it complains that
it only works on ufs-filesystem. The newfs etc. were all done with the 21.
aug snapshot, and the SCSI-alfa-kernel, could that be the reason for my

Greetings from Holland, Paul

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