[nSLUG] freebsd for sparc64.addendum

Stephen Gregory nslug at kernelpanic.ca
Sun Nov 27 16:48:20 AST 2005


On Sun, 27 Nov 2005 03:49:03 -0400
Donald Teed <donald.teed at gmail.com> wrote:

> I've
> wondered how to rescue BSD on the sparc platform.

The last time I used the FreeBSD installer there was a rescue option.
The OpenBSD install image can boot to a shell. I believe NetBSD can as
well. Long before there were "live cds" all of the better *nix (Linux,
BSD, Solaris, and the rest) install images (cd, floppy, net, etc) could
take you to a shell that has enough to rescue the system.

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sg

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