Anyone looking for laptop memory?
ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Jan 25 09:07:27 CST 2006
Angel Martin Alganza wrote:
>>I've successfully installed NetBSD recently with 4MB RAM. It sucks, and
>>you have to install manually, but it works.
> Cool! I've just tried the network installation with the boot-tiny
> floppy, but it fails to recognize my PCMCIA NIC. The normal boot
> floppies won't work with 12MB.
Which network card? It's very possible that the INSTALL_TINY kernel is
compiled without its support. I would suggest compiling a custom
INSTALL_TINY kernel with the support for your card added, and using that
kernel in the boot-tiny filesystem instead of the INSTALL_TINY kernel.
> Where can I read about the manually installation you refer to? I
> woudn't mind installing even from floppies, since I enjoy reading
> technical writings and trying out OS installations through different
Basically, it just involves doing everything sysinst does, but manually,
while skipping any steps which aren't completely necessary and use too
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