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developersguide:trackingcurrent [2017/02/18 17:56]
dcvmoole [Install the Latest Snapshot] extra note to try and save people's time
developersguide:trackingcurrent [2018/07/28 15:08] (current)
stux [Rebooting] fix typo
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 When you see the boot monitor'​s menu, either choose to boot the //custom// MINIX, or just wait three seconds -- the monitor automatically will boot the latest revision that it sees. <fs small>​(Rebuilding the system creates a custom version of MINIX! So, you don't want to boot the original version.)</​fs>​ When you see the boot monitor'​s menu, either choose to boot the //custom// MINIX, or just wait three seconds -- the monitor automatically will boot the latest revision that it sees. <fs small>​(Rebuilding the system creates a custom version of MINIX! So, you don't want to boot the original version.)</​fs>​
  
-If all goes well, your new system will come up normally. If something goes so wrong that you can't boot, you can boot your previous image manually using the boot monitor menu: all the system images stored in subdirectories of ''/​boot/​minix''​ are given a separate entry in the menu, as well as the system used when installing for the first time whcih is stored under ''/​boot/​minix_default''​. You can also proceed manually: select the option to ''​Drop to boot prompt''​ and then issue the following commands:+If all goes well, your new system will come up normally. If something goes so wrong that you can't boot, you can boot your previous image manually using the boot monitor menu: all the system images stored in subdirectories of ''/​boot/​minix''​ are given a separate entry in the menu, as well as the system used when installing for the first time which is stored under ''/​boot/​minix_default''​. You can also proceed manually: select the option to ''​Drop to boot prompt''​ and then issue the following commands:
  
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developersguide/trackingcurrent.txt · Last modified: 2018/07/28 15:08 by stux