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Date:      Sun, 8 Sep 1996 20:35:16 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Michael Pye <>
Subject:   Re: installing distributions after installation
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On Sun, 8 Sep 1996, Michael Pye wrote:

> I just installed the a pretty basic FreeBSD setup, 2.1.5 included the
> minimum binaries, docs, info and manpages.
> How would I go about adding some of the extra installation distributions
> such as X and the sources without doing the whole install again ?
> Do I need to mount the drive that holds the distributions on and run the
> install script ? If so how do I mount my dos partition ?
> mount -t msdos /dev/wd0 /dos
> doesn't seem to do it.

What error do you get?

You probably removed the label for the DOS partition; that may make it
more difficult (you may need to specify the exact slice).

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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