[rescue] IRIS indigo help.... please
kurt at k-huhn.com
Sat May 17 11:40:40 CDT 2003
"Andrew Giedraitis" <andycadd at earthlink.net> wrote:
> I have an IRIS (indigo 1)(footwarmer)(coffee-maker)
> I've peiced it back together, ugraded the disks,
> now to install
> I understand it is still supported by 6.5.1 (barely)?
Only if it has a an R4k processor.
> Is it supported by 6.5.14?
If it has an R4k processor
> I want to use a disk shelf to install, copying the cd's on my indigo2
> to formatted drives in the shelf and then plugging in the IRIS
> I'll format the shelf to EFS using disk id's 4+5+6 is there a
> filesystem that CD's use that I should use instead
> the shelf is a DEC BA-3xx with 9 gig drives
> can I do this?
I'm not sure I follow. Do you want to be able to run the install form a
local filesystem, or over the network? Network installs work great, but
I've not seen anyone install Irix from a local filesystem that wasn't a
> will the IRIS be able to see the shelfs files
> is there a unix command to copy completely from the CD to the
> (into directories)
> is there a better way to do this ?
Kurt "If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it
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