Duplicating an RSX-11M+ system disk.

From: wanderer <wanderer_at_bos.nl>
Date: Mon Jul 3 14:41:04 2000

I'm using 4.1, and when I use BRU from brusys, I get the message
that the target may not be a bootable system.


CLASSICCMP_at_trailing-edge.com wrote:
> >I have a bit of a weird problem, I'm trying to make a 2nd bootable
> >system disk containig RSX-11M+.
> >
> >I have an 11/83 with 2 RD53's and 1 RD54, and the system is on one
> >of the RD53's. I booted [6,54]brusys.sys and then used DSC to copy
> >the contents to the 2nd RD53. DSC did not report any error.
> >Then when trying to boot du2 (the 2nd RD53), nothing happens besides
> >a number of retries to access the boot information.
> >
> >DSC is supposed to copy the boot information as well as the data,
> >so I'm wondering what I do wrong.
> Which version of 11M+ are you using? DSC became "unsupported" in recent.
> versions, the "supported" way of doing what you want is BRU. DSC isn't
> even included in the last few binary releases.
> (Thank the heavens that you aren't having to deal with PRESERV or
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