Installing SYSTEM III; stuck!

Warren Toomey wkt at
Sun Jun 25 18:52:47 AEST 2000

In article by Tim Shoppa:
> But what do I do next?  There's a bunch of 5120-byte-record files still
> on the tape, and the "/bin" on the root filesystem doesn't have "tar" or
> "restor". It *does* have cpio, and I think that's what I want to use.  So
> what's the next step?

>From the PDP-11 SysIII in the archive, the files are cpio archives. The
/usr/src/man/docs/setup file explains what to do next. It's in nroff
format, but I don't know what macro switch to use to print it out
correctly. I'll send it in a separate e-mail to avoid clogging up the list.


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