[TUHS] Bringing up any 4.3BSD on a MicroVAX without tape....

Gregg Levine gregg.drwho8 at gmail.com
Wed Oct 19 14:25:13 AEST 2005

Hello from Gregg C Levine
I have here a DEC VAXstation 3100M76.

It is in the same boat as the one Robert is writing about. I know I
can install NetBSD/vax on it using the net boot concept. But I'd like
to run one of the appropriate distributions from "our" collection. Any
Gregg C Levine gregg.drwho8 at gmail.com
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On 10/18/05, Michael Sokolov <msokolov at ivan.harhan.org> wrote:
> robertdkeys at aol.com wrote:
> > The problem is that it won't install boot blocks that work.
> > None of the raboot/rdboot/bootra/bootrd combos get
> > any farther than the cryptic "loading boot" message.
> The "loading boot" message comes from the bootblock code and indicates
> that the bootblocks are good and working.  If it stops there, it means
> that you are missing the /boot file in the root filesystem (that's what
> it's loading).
> MS
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