Bootdisks and Bootable CDs.

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at
Sun Sep 10 16:16:21 PDT 2000


On Sun, Sep 10, 2000 at 06:53:39PM -0500, David D.W. Downey wrote:
> Well all of the choices are simplistic to use if youa re doing the 2.2.x
> kernels. But if youa re going to make any that use the 2.4.x kernels with
> reiserfs support ( for an advanced ALFS install) you can just about forget
> about doing a boot + CD isntallation)

Why? I don't see why it would be (alot) more complicated.

> To tell you the truth though, I would much rather see a straight CD
> isntallation without a boot disk at all. This is extrememly helpful for
> folks like me that have no floppy drive on their laptops but want to doa
> custom install. 

I'm not sure if i was clear enough, but that's exactly what is only going to
be supported right now, to my knowledge.

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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