Re: "Make boot floppy failed"
I re-ran the install to get the messages in the v.console 2:
user.info dbootstrap: write_boot_floppy: found floppy of size 1440
user.info dbootstrap: formatting floppy with cmd 'export LD_LIBRARY_PATH = "/target/lib: /target/usr/lib"; /target/usr/bin/superformat /dev/fd0/ hd'
user.err dbootstrap: Creation of boot floppy failed ....
And on v.console 1, it appears to format fine, (up to cylinder 78 or 79), and then briefly flashes a "Creating boot floppy" blue screen and then shows the "Creation of boot floppy failed ...".
--- Adam Di Carlo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>David Whedon <email@example.com> writes:
>> sounds like status is non-zero The commands leading up to it are something like
>> this (the actual decive is system dependant (/dev/fd0):
>> export LD_LIBRARY_PATH="/target/lib:/target/usr/lib";
>> /target/usr/bin/superformat /dev/fd0 hd
>> It would be nice to be able to manually run superformat.
>We could hack on lazy on lazy box to give it a superformat command,
>and then provide a symlink to lazy box.
>The user should run that command you cite above, and report the
>results. The actualy command can also be seen in /var/log/messages.
>.....Adam Di Carlo....firstname.lastname@example.org.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>
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