LFS in an external hdd

Chakkaradeep C C chaks.lfs at gmail.com
Mon Feb 27 18:15:46 PST 2006


Hi all,

On 2/27/06, Josh <huffdad at yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> >can i boot from the external drive?
>
> just check the boot device priority in your computer's BIOS.  although
> i've never tried it, it is theoretically possible with mine to boot
> from a flashdrive.  when my flashdrive is plugged into the USB port, it
> shows up as a selectable harddisk in the BIOS.
>

My BIOS is not capable of booting from USB and thus i think i need to
make some changes in initrd image to load usb module and then in grub,
i think i can have lfs option in grub and load...anyway i have
downloaded the latest version, will work on it and come out with a
result..

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