Bootdisks and Bootable CDs.

Jason Gurtz jason at tommyk.com
Sun Sep 10 18:58:59 PDT 2000


> kernel size even stripped down takes up too much space in the iamge to be
> able to use it for booting.

How about an Open-DOS boot, using LoadLin to get a bloated kernel off the
CD, zip net wherever?

> > > To tell you the truth though, I would much rather see a straight CD
> > > isntallation without a boot disk at all.

CD only should be an option for sure, but there are a lot of older (even P5)
based bioses that don't support booting off of a CD

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