[rescue] Re: Iris 5.3CD
kevin at pipeline.com
Thu Sep 18 19:21:34 CDT 2003
It's an external Plextor with the 512 block switch.
I've never tried to boot anything but silver IRIX cds
and the CDR copy.
On Fri, 19 Sep 2003 10:57:21 +1200
Gavin Hubbard <ghub005 at xtra.co.nz> wrote:
> > I tried dd/cdrecord on a 5.3 CD and it didn't work
> > at all for me (wouldn't boot and the recorded CD
> > only showed one partition, the original worked
> > fine.) The explanation i was given at the time was
> > that my problems were due to EFS and multiple
> > partitions.
> > In that case, i don't know where i fsck'd up at.
> > /KRM
> What type of drive were you booting the 5.3 CD on?
> I've found that a lot of older CD-ROM drives don't
> play nicely with CD-R disks.
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