Subject: Re: installing vax-netbsd on a hd
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brian Chase <email@example.com>
Date: 02/04/2000 07:46:52
On Fri, 4 Feb 2000 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> On 3 Feb, Can Altineller wrote:
> > Can someone give me hints please? I understand there must be a
> > edlabel program, or some stuff that comes with the miniroot, but I dont
> > have those.
> Boot the box over the net. Put a disklabel(8) on the disk, newfs(8) the
> patitions, mount(8) them under /mnt.
> BTW: The easyest way to disklabel a new disk is:
> disklabel sd0 > dl
> vi dl
> disklabel -rR sd0 dl
> Remember to put partition boundarys on cyliner boundarys.
I'm partial to the "disklabel -i sd0" command. Of course if you're new to
dealing with BSD disklabels, you'll probably be confused.
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