Subject: Re: [resend] 2nd stage booting and SCSI?
To: Anders Magnusson <>
From: Jonathan Sturges <>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/14/2002 11:26:42
I remember seeing the ROM patches for SCSI booting some time ago, but they
required a VMS system to apply the patch.  Does someone have the patch in
another format?  Or can someone provide a complete, patched ROM image for the

I have an EPROM burner and could either dump out & patch my existing ROMs, or
burn a new image, if it were available.


Anders Magnusson wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> > quick question.  Does the current NetBSD secondary boot program have SCSI
> > drivers in it?
> >
> No, unfortunately not, you must either boot from the SCSI drive using
> the patched boot rom, or boot and load the kernel from a MFM disk or
> over the net.
> -- Ragge