>Ken> Bad floppy? > >Don't think so... I have used this particular floppy to boot several >other things (much larger images, actually). The FreeBSD bootloader >is fairly explicit about media errors when it encounters them. I have >also tried two different floppies already. > >This is (roughly) what I'm getting (cut 'n paste from my serial >console card): > >AX:0211 >BX:0000 >CX:0002 >DX:0000. >8X:0211 >CX:0002 >8000 >BX:0002 >DX:0000. >8000 >AX:0211 >BX:0000 >CX:0002 >DX:0000. >8000 >AX:0211 >DX:0000 >AX:0211 >CX:0002 >8000 >BX:0000 >BX:0000 >CX:0002 >DX:0000. > >... any hints? I've only seen it with bad floppies or bad drives so your guess is as good as mine. Wait a moment, you said FreeBSD bootloader? There is no FreeBSD bootloader at this point. You're just supposed to cold boot the floppy from the BIOS. =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Ken Yap <email@example.com> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to email@example.com.
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