Commit 52b2c206 authored by Mike Hibler's avatar Mike Hibler
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Restore a couple of changes I clobbered in the last rev.

parent 70f70c60
......@@ -41,7 +41,7 @@ A. Load the image on a testbed machine.
We will assume the machine is called "pc1" in the following directions.
* Put the Utah-provided generic image in /usr/testbed/images on your
file server machine. The generic image will be loaded, and the custom
boss machine. The generic image will be loaded, and the custom
image saved, using this directory.
* Boot pc1 into the admin MFS as described above
......@@ -82,6 +82,14 @@ We will assume the machine is called "pc1" in the following directions.
Image loading should take anywhere from 45 seconds, to several minutes.
If the ssh returns with "Killed" then imageunzip ran out of memory.
By default, imageunzip will consume memory without bound for buffering
of pending disk writes. If it grow too big, the system will kill it.
In this case, retry the imageunzip with "-W <num-MB>" where <num-MB>
is a number of MB maximum to use for disk buffering. If the node you
Using about half of the available physical memory should be safe
(e.g., if the machine are loading has 512MB of memory, try "-W 256").
Now you can begin customizing the FreeBSD and Linux partitions.
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