Subject: installing on a previously diskless machine...
To: None <port-sun3@NetBSD.ORG>
From: LANCE TOST <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/18/1996 18:42:26
Hi all, i recently became an owner of a Sun 3 with no hard drive.
Currently i'm using it as an xterminal via Xkernel for linux. I'm
willing to buy a new hard drive if i can install netbsd on it.
Is it possible to create a bootable image on the drive w/o having the
means to parition/format the drive first?? I think i read somewhere that
i can boot diskless from nfs and install that way? Please let me know
asap as the computer show is this weekend and i'm gonna be shopping for a