About Sony i.Link
cswiger at mac.com
Mon Aug 25 10:14:56 PDT 2003
> How can i install FreeBsd 5.1 from CDROM - Sony i.LINK CD-RW DVD-ROM
> Drive IEEE 1394 SBP2?
Does your Sony's BIOS support booting via a firewire CDROM?
If not, look into using floppy disks to boot from, or you can perform the
install over a network (if your NIC can do PXE). As a last resort, you could
even take the hard drive out of the Sony (a laptop?, I'd gather) and do the
FreeBSD install on different hardware which can boot from the CD.
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