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problems with 2.0 install on sparc
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: problems with 2.0 install on sparc
- From: Matthieu Herrb <matthieu_(_at_)_laas_(_dot_)_fr>
- Date: Tue, 22 Oct 1996 14:29:18 +0200 (MET DST)
- Reply-to: matthieu_(_at_)_laas_(_dot_)_fr
I just tried to install OpenBSD on an IPC, with miniroot and NFS. I got
1. The documentation is not up-to-date. The sources packages are still
refered as ksrc11,....
2. In the install script the OS is named 'NetBSD'.
3. In the miniroot, the links for vi, tar, and presumably other are
set up wrong, resulting in 'vi: not found' errors if I choose to
edit the disklabel for instance.
4. The install.sub script wants the sets as 'base', 'comp', and so
on. They are distributed as 'bas20', comp20' and so on. The need
for a 'rename' isn't documented anywhere I could find.
5. Because of (3), the actual extraction of the files fail with 'tar:
Well, all I have to say is that I'm sorry not to have tried this
before the release.
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