Re: sun4c floppy boot images status
On Tue, 21 Mar 2000, Ben Collins wrote:
> Well, I finally got ahold of a sparc 1+ sun4c to test the floppy boot
> images, and to my dismay, they worked perfectly (both the sun4c and
> sun4cdm). Now, this isn't to say that something isn't wrong, just that I
> couldn't reproduce the problems that quite a few others have had.
> Question, what did everyone who had problems with the sun4c floppies use to
> write the floppy images? I used dd on my i386 linux box. Did others use dd
> from other OS's, or perhaps even rawrite under dos/windows?
Okay, I hadn't weighed in on this one because I hadn't tried it
several times yet, but...
I wrote the disks on my i386 Debian box (2.2 frozen) using dd
I saw the same error on my IPX that everyone else has seeen...