boot LiveCD from hard disk - now possible!

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Sun Jul 29 15:43:12 PDT 2007

Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
>> I'm going to see if I can verify this by adding a command to sleep for 
>> 10 seconds or so before attempting to mount the root device.
> Nevermind, just saw the rootdelay option. Testing...

That fixed it. Although I see that you prepare for this possibility when 
mounting a CD and catch the error with a nice warning. Seems we might 
want to do the same for cases like mine when mounting usb flash drive 
containing the iso.


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