[rescue] Vaxstation 3100 and NetBSD
mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Sep 15 14:59:32 CDT 2003
On Monday, September 15, 2003, at 06:48 AM, Jochen Kunz wrote:
>>> Netbooting VAXen is quite easy and _the_ method to get NetBSD on
>> Interesting. I've never done it via netbooting.
> Interesting. I have done it allways via netbooting.
Well you're a weirdo! ;) [dave ducks]
>> Also interesting. I've used sysinst on NetBSD/vax for the past
>> several releases, on many different machines, and have had no problems
>> whatsoever. What brokenness are you referring to? And how is it
>> possible that a sysinst problem can be architecture-specific? I can't
>> think of any reason it'd need to be.
> I read some posts to the port-vax mailing list. It seams that some
> versions have some odd problems. Especially on low memory machines
> or machines with non-SCSI disks. (The later are architecture-specific.)
When I have some time I will put together a MicroVAX-II or -III with
an RD-series disk to try this out on. Maybe I can finally contribute
something to that port after all these years. :)
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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