DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2005-10
Re: Install Log
On Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 11:06:58AM -0400, Adrian Nida wrote:
> PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE start including the src tree on installation disks.
Too much bloat almost noone is interested in when downloading the ISO.
You can do that, if you want -- it's just a bit more work.
Simon, Matt, what do you think about making the ISO a multi-session
disk? That would allow simple extensions.
> Compiling a kernel to support your only network card is SO much more difficult
> when there isn't a tree to build from. I was able to download the source using
> ubuntu. However, I encounter another problem. Linux can't r/w ufs drives, and
> DragonFly can't mount ext3 filesystems.
Linux *can* write UFS with the right options, but I would still be
careful. The best common denomitor might be ext2, which should be
implemented by both.
It seems to be an Atheros card. No support yet in either GENERIC or