Headless install with 5.X floppies not possible?
rhempel at bmts.com
Sat Apr 2 09:10:57 PST 2005
David Magda wrote:
> On Apr 2, 2005, at 09:45, Ralph Hempel wrote:
>> I haven't tried it with 5.x, but here's how I modify the CD to
>> allow headless installs for 4.x
> Wouldn't is be better to simply use the "-P" option instead of "-h"?
> From boot(8) on my FreeBSD 4.x system:
> -P probe the keyboard. If no keyboard is found, the -D and -h
> options are automatically set.
> Are there any major issues with making this the default for x86 (and
> amd64?) for future releases?
Dave, great suggestion! I'm glad you took the time to read my
little article and coment on it.
It's things like this that keep the list interesting!
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