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 From:  "Frans King" <kingf at f333 dot net>
 To:  "'Marten'" <wleiden at xs4all dot nl>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Boot m0n0wall from sec. master HDD
 Date:  Mon, 27 Oct 2003 19:25:47 -0000
Sorry about /dev/hd2 - me on Linux mode.

What I meant to say was /dev/ad2. As I understand it m0n0wall uses
partitions only (treating the entire disk as a slice?) so the standard
image tries to mount /dev/ad0a to get the configuration file. The
modified image at ftp.lin-x-pert.com has been modified so that m0n0wall
tries to mount /dev/ad2a instead.

Regards,

Frans

-----Original Message-----
From: Marten [mailto:wleiden at xs4all dot nl] 
Sent: 27 October 2003 19:02
To: Frans King
Subject: RE: [m0n0wall] Boot m0n0wall from sec. master HDD

On Mon, 2003-10-27 at 19:44, Frans King wrote:
> Yes. You need to change /etc/fstab and /etc/rc.firmware to use the
> secondary master inside mfsroot. 
> 
> You can download such an image here:
> 
> ftp://ftp.lin-x-pert.com/pub/m0n0wall/
> 
> 
> P.S. this image only works on the secondary master - /dev/hd2


freebsd ide-disks have slices and partitions: 

/dev/ad0s1a

ad0 = (disk) 
    s1 = slice 1
        a = first partition in slice 1

so try to boot -s after the boot prompt
and
mount /dev/ad<n>s1a / 

try n= 1 or 2   
and ls / :)

if lucky you can manipulate /etc/fstab for your good settings 
with something like vi.

Marten