[rescue] Burning IRIX boot disks

Mike Meredith very at zonky.org
Wed Jun 20 17:16:20 CDT 2007

On Wed, 20 Jun 2007 14:46:11 -0700, Sheldon T. Hall wrote:
> suspected that it couldn't write it, either.  Since you say it can,
> and I know bootable SGI disks have been made on PCs (although how, I
> didn't know), 

In my case, 
 dd if=/dev/cdrom0 of=irix-cd.img bs=1024k
 Burnt with cdrecord (with some strange incantation that I can never

The more 'intelligent' a package you use to burn IRIX CDs, the less
likely they are to work.

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