NetBSD Problem Report #38016

From martin@duskware.de  Wed Feb 13 14:52:29 2008
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Subject: NetBSD/macppc Bootblock fails to install
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>Number:         38016
>Category:       port-macppc
>Synopsis:       NetBSD/macppc Bootblock fails to install
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    port-macppc-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Feb 13 14:55:00 +0000 2008
>Last-Modified:  Fri May 09 10:15:04 +0000 2008
>Originator:     Ed
>Release:        4.0
>Organization:
None
>Environment:
N/A
>Description:
The "/usr/sbin/installboot" operation fails with "/dev/rsd0a: Read-only file system".
>How-To-Repeat:
Try to install NetBSD/macppc; my system is a Power Macintosh 7300/180 as it's the only PPC Mac I have out of three that gets that far.
>Fix:
Not known.

>Audit-Trail:
From: Izumi Tsutsui <tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp>
To: gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org
Cc: port-macppc-maintainer@NetBSD.org, gnats-admin@NetBSD.org,
        netbsd-bugs@NetBSD.org, tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp
Subject: Re: port-macppc/38016: NetBSD/macppc Bootblock fails to install
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2008 23:59:44 +0900

 > The "/usr/sbin/installboot" operation fails with "/dev/rsd0a: Read-only file system".

 Try /dev/rsd0c.
 (see also EXAMPLES and BUGS sections in installboot(8) man page)
 ---
 Izumi Tsutsui

From: "Edward Swiftwood" <payphoneed@gmail.com>
To: gnats-bugs@netbsd.org
Cc: tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp
Subject: Re: port-macppc/38016: NetBSD/macppc Bootblock fails to install
Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2008 11:07:21 -0500

 Ah, that worked. Arigatou, Izumi-san!

 On Feb 13, 2008 10:00 AM, Izumi Tsutsui <tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp> wrote:
 > The following reply was made to PR port-macppc/38016; it has been noted by GNATS.
 >
 > From: Izumi Tsutsui <tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp>
 > To: gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org
 > Cc: port-macppc-maintainer@NetBSD.org, gnats-admin@NetBSD.org,
 >         netbsd-bugs@NetBSD.org, tsutsui@ceres.dti.ne.jp
 > Subject: Re: port-macppc/38016: NetBSD/macppc Bootblock fails to install
 > Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2008 23:59:44 +0900
 >
 >  > The "/usr/sbin/installboot" operation fails with "/dev/rsd0a: Read-only file system".
 >
 >  Try /dev/rsd0c.
 >  (see also EXAMPLES and BUGS sections in installboot(8) man page)
 >  ---
 >  Izumi Tsutsui
 >
 >

From: Izumi Tsutsui <tsutsui@netbsd.org>
To: gnats-bugs@gnats.NetBSD.org
Cc: 
Subject: PR/38016 CVS commit: src/usr.sbin/installboot/arch
Date: Fri,  9 May 2008 10:14:35 +0000 (UTC)

 Module Name:	src
 Committed By:	tsutsui
 Date:		Fri May  9 10:14:35 UTC 2008

 Modified Files:
 	src/usr.sbin/installboot/arch: macppc.c

 Log Message:
 Use DIOCWLABEL ioctl before writing block 0 which might be
 protected by (now MI) bounds_check_with_label(9).
 Fixes a problem on sysinst mentioned in PR port-macppc/38016.


 To generate a diff of this commit:
 cvs rdiff -r1.9 -r1.10 src/usr.sbin/installboot/arch/macppc.c

 Please note that diffs are not public domain; they are subject to the
 copyright notices on the relevant files.

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