[DECtec] Ultrix For MIPS

Clem cole clemc at ccc.com
Sat Dec 13 16:42:48 GMT 2014


I would suspect Linux UFS is expecting FreeBSD format.  I wonder how close Modern FReeBSD and ultrix are at this point

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On Dec 13, 2014, at 6:56 AM, Robert Jarratt <robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com> wrote:

>>>> Regards
>>>> 
>>>> Rob
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> None of the images I have seem to work. When I boot off the 4.5 image
>>> I get
>>> this:
>>> 
>>> Ultrixboot - V4.5 <blah blah with the date>
>>> 
>>> Missing file name
>>> Can't open rz(0,0,0)
>>> Enter image name:
>>> 
>>> I have tried vmunix and genvmunix as image names, neither work. I have
>>> tried using winimage to look at the img file and it can't open it. I
>>> guess this could be because the filesystem is not recognised, but I
> don't know.
>>> 
>> 
>> Filesystem is FFS, IIRC.
>> 
> 
> I tried running a Debian VM and mounting a 4.4 ISO with mount -t ufs but it
> fails and says the disk is bad. Same with the 4.5 IMG file :-(
> 
> Regards
> 
> Rob 
> 
> 
> 




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