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Re: (alpha) YES, we have working boot-floppies

"Donald R. Spoon" wrote:
> As an aside...are you certain that the milo that comes with Potato
> doesn't support the newer ext2fs??

Yes, I am (at least for the PC164 Milo). I just tried it another
time. This is what I get if I try a `ls´ on a partition with
sparse superblocks (anything too strange might be a typo):

MILO> ls sdc6:
attempt to access beyond end of device
08:26: rw=0, want=457756057, limit=2049008
block_read: read failed (after 0 bytes)
ext2_iget: read error
: no such file or directory

> The version I have here
> (milo-2.0.35-c7b) seems to support all the stuff I have thrown at it,
> and I am pretty sure the change logs on this version note this support
> was added.  It appears to originate from Nikita Schmidt's work, and is
> located at ftp://genie.ucd.ie/pub/alpha/milo.  Am I wrong here??

Looks correct to me. The file
is identical to the one I use for booting.

Stefan Schroepfer

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