[Soekris] OpenBSD install and net4501

Dirk Rosler dirk at unicircuits.com
Sun Feb 17 22:01:59 UTC 2002

My advice is to get an IDE to CF adapter and install the MBR on a desktop
machine. I had lots hassle with an IDM microdrive trying to set it up in the
PCMCIA adapter. The IDE2CF worked straight away.


Jacob Hunt wrote the other day (17/2/02 6:37 pm)

> Hello,
> I just recieved my net4501 and want to install OpenBSD on it.  I have
> searched google, for any sort of information, maybe I am searching in
> the wrong places.  I was wondering if I can PXE install OpenBSD, and how
> would I go about that.  I also have a SanDisk imagemate and have
> installed OpenBSD from that.  But I can't seem to get the machine to
> boot.  I am assuming because of the drive geometery.
> If any one has any tips on either method of install I would be
> thankful.  For any link's or how to documents that currently exist.
> Thank You,
> Jacob Hunt

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