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Old 11-21-2003, 11:44 AM   #1
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creating a bootable cd


im currenly downloading a mandrake iso image and plan on burning it on nero.. when i choose the burn bootable cd nero asks for a bootable floppy?! how can i create a bootable cd without doing so?
 
Old 11-21-2003, 11:48 AM   #2
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Do you have some option to burn the ISO to the CD as an image file? That is what you want.

How To Check MD5sums On A Linux Iso Image
# Cheap CDs
AlmostFreeLinux
Discount Linux CDs
Linux Central
Cheapbytes
TuxCDs
ComputerHelperGuy
CheapISO
Os Heaven

# Mandrake links
Mandrake home page
Mandrake Users website
Easy urpmi config for Mandrake
urpmi mini-HOWTO
Easy software management: Red Carpet
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
You didn't install the developmental packages? As root, command:
urpmi gcc
An Introduction to the Midnight Commander. You can install it by commanding:
urpmi mc
Midnight Commander home page

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Old 11-21-2003, 12:09 PM   #3
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i have no problem burning iso's to cd but i am confused as to where to get the file(s) with boot information
 
Old 11-21-2003, 12:16 PM   #4
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Everything needed for booting is in the ISOs
 
Old 11-21-2003, 03:02 PM   #5
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Look here:
http://www.linuxiso.org/viewdoc.php/neroburning.html
 
Old 11-22-2003, 08:30 AM   #6
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sorted thanks for ur help
 
  


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