[Bug 3] creating a custom bootdisk

Mark Hymers markh at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jul 31 02:57:39 PDT 2001

On Mon, 30, Jul, 2001 at 05:21:54PM -0700, bugzilla at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
> 2 ways I know to do this, dd if={kernel image} of=/dev/fd0 or lilo -b /dev/fd0
> Are we looking for linux on a floppy here, or just a boot disk?
That's up to you.  I'd suggest just a boot disk so that when (not if!)
someone buggers up by forgetting to re-run lilo or doing something daft
to their kernel without a backup, they can get back in to fix it.

You may have a better idea though.


Mark Hymers					 BLFS Project Leader
markh at linuxfromscratch.org

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