The following reply was made to PR port-i386/36808; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Laight <david@xxxxxxxxx>
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 Laight: david@xxxxxxxxx