[SunRescue] SunOS install
pkhoury3 at earthlink.net
Sun Mar 19 14:37:49 CST 2000
On Sun, 19 Mar 2000 09:04:26 -0800, Gregory Leblanc wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Paul Khoury [mailto:pkhoury3 at earthlink.net]
>> Sent: Sunday, March 19, 2000 3:59 AM
>> To: SunRescue List
>> Subject: [SunRescue] SunOS install
>> Okay, this email is going to get me laughed at, but what
>> other installation
>> methods for install SunOS 4.1.x are possible, besides tape?
>Network, but I'm not sure about others.
Would I just setup the machine for rpc.bootparamd, rarp, and nfs?
>> I finally figured out how to reprogram the NVRAM in my IPC,
>> so I'd like to make it
>> useful. I originally would prefer SysV, but SunOS will do.
>> Thought about NetBSD, but I want something new.
>> And Linux just hung after trying to load it's second ramdisk.
>NetBSD isn't new? It's new to me... :)
>What Linux Distro are you trying to install? RedHat6.1 has some serious
>problems with Sun4c, but 6.2beta has been better for most people.
Uh oh. Good thing I spent less than 2 bucks on that CD.
>big problems seem to have been on the SS5... Of course if you have another
>linux box around, you could just roll your own. :)
Nope, I haven't touched Linux for a long time...
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