Bootdisks and Bootable CDs.

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Mon Sep 11 16:53:02 PDT 2000

> While it is undoubtedly vital to the idea of (a)lfs that people get the
> know-how to do it themselves, we should ensure that it is possible for
> people with no linux (or other POSIX/*NIX) OS installed to do the job. That
> means downloaded images or purchased (at cost) CD-ROMs
> If you disagree, you may as well argue that everyone write their own GCC
> from scratch ;o)

Point well taken. But why download some slackware or redhat boot image when 
you can create one yourself? It's not as difficult as writing gcc from 

Gerard Beekmans

-*- If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem -*-

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