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Re: port-i386/36808: NetBSD not installable from a second disk

Subject: Re: port-i386/36808: NetBSD not installable from a second disk
From: David Laight
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2007 20:20:02 +0000 UTC
The following reply was made to PR port-i386/36808; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: David Laight <david@xxxxxxxxx>
To: gnats-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx
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Subject: Re: port-i386/36808: NetBSD not installable from a second disk
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2007 21:18:12 +0100

 On Mon, Aug 20, 2007 at 01:10:00PM +0000, Christoph_Egger@xxxxxx wrote:
 > >Number:         36808
 > >Category:       port-i386
 > >Synopsis:       NetBSD not installable from a second disk
 > 
 > When sysinst asks for the sets, where they are, I can either
 > select "unmounted fs" or "local directory" depending on whether
 > it is already mounted or not. Then sysinst always says:
 > 
 > Release set /mnt2/i386/binary/sets/kern-GENERIC.tgz does not exist.
 > 
 > A ls /mnt2/i386/binary/sets/ shows me all required sets are in place.
 
 Is that true if you type CTRL-Z to suspend sysinst while the error
 message is displayed ?
 
 There is no reason why the above shouldn't work.  I can't see how the
 files being on a different disk can make any difference once the
 filesystem is mounted.
 
        David
 
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 David Laight: david@xxxxxxxxx
 

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