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Date:      Sun, 8 Sep 1996 20:35:16 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <dwhite@gdi.uoregon.edu>
To:        Michael Pye <mikey@dircon.co.uk>
Cc:        questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: installing distributions after installation
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSI.3.94.960908203441.224P-100000@gdi.uoregon.edu>
In-Reply-To: <3.0b15.32.19960908210347.0068f12c@tdc.dircon.co.uk>

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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:  dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu    | Residence Networking Assistant
http://gladstone.uoregon.edu/~dwhite    | Computer Science Major




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