FreeBSD on Cobalt Raq 4 (AMD)

Byron Servies bservies at
Tue Sep 23 16:13:59 PDT 2003

On September 23, 2003 at 17:56, Frank Knobbe wrote:
> Greetings,
> I've got a Cobalt Raq 4 here which is AMD (K6) based and has Linux
> installed. Instead of using it as a foot stool, I'd like to put FBSD on
> it and put it to real use. I'm aware of the NetBSD-on-Raq CD stuff which
> only works on non Intel Raqs. 
> The boot process seems to be the only hurdle. The box has Grub in the
> ROM and uses it to boot /boot/vmlinux. So BSD boot sector won't fly.

Take a look at:


and see if the newer roms help out.  There is a bsd boot option,
but I don't know if it works or not.


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