I don't know how different the VAX-architectures bootproms are from the
Linux/VAX already has a bootloader running (If I haven't got all this wrong).
Check out http://www.mssl.ucl.ac.uk/~atp/linux-vax/
Perhaps we could get some ideas from him?
(Linux/VAX is also a very interesting port, IMHO.) :-)
K.H.C.vanHouten@research.kpn.com (Karel van Houten) on 99-03-29 18:02:52
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Subject: Re: DECstation bootloader
Harald Koerfgen wrote:
I don't know more about ext2fs, but I think an approach like silo for
sparclinux should be possible.
As an alternative, I'm trying to compile the netbsd loaders under linux.