Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

netbsd_install_iso [2013/01/15 15:17] (current)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +======= NetBSD ISO Install ======
 +
 +  * [[NetBSD Install]]
 +
 +==== NetBSD ISOs ====
 +
 +Installing NetBSD from an ISO, the website is a bit confusing as to what files are what.  Use the FTP link above, and download the latest ISO in the naming format of ''​NetBSD-6.0.1-i386.iso''​
 +
 +=== Booting ===
 +
 +When booting the ISO, it may say "​NetBSD/​x86"​ at the beginning. ​ This is not an indicator that you downloaded that wrong file.
 +
 +==== Install Menu ====
 +
 +  * Installation messages in English
 +  * **Keyboard type:** unchanged
 +  * * **NetBSD-6.0.1 Install System:** Install NetBSD to hard disk
 +  * **Select your distribution:​** Installation without X11
 +  * This is the correct geometry
 +  * Use the entire disk
 +  * **Choose your installation:​** Use existing partition sizes
 +  * Partition sizes ok
 +  * **Bootblocks selection:​** Use BIOS console
 +  * **Install from:** CD-ROM / DVD / install image media
 +
 +Configure the additional items as needed:
 +
 +  * Configure network
 +  * Timezone
 +  * Change root password
 +  * Enable sshd: YES
 +  * Enable ntpd: YES
 +  * Run ntpdate as boot: YES
 +