[Soekris] read-only CF switch header on 4501?

Markus Friedl markus at openbsd.org
Mon Dec 29 20:21:02 UTC 2003


On Fri, Dec 26, 2003 at 07:05:12PM -0800, nospam wrote:
> i'm not so concerned about the OS running off a RO partition, but more about
> an unauthorized modification being made to the boot media (CF card) by
> someone without physical access to the device.

i'm booting openbsd ramdisk kernels without any IDE
support, so the running system cannot modify the CF.

in order to change files on the CF you need console
access and boot a different kernel.

-m



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