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Old 05-17-2005, 07:41 PM   #1
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Floppy disk install


Our pc tech class (good stuff) found an ancient laptop (386/387, 16MB ram, full sized HD, floppy) and I was wondering if there is a version of Linux that runs (or installs) entirely off of floppy disks?
 
Old 05-17-2005, 07:55 PM   #2
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What is the HD size? 20, 40meg MFM drive? how about the floppy. Is it 720 or 1.44?

Read a little here first:
http://www.superant.com/cgi-bin/smal...pl?Small_Linux

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Old 05-18-2005, 04:41 PM   #3
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It is a 210MB drive (probably mfm) and it's a 1.44mb drive
 
  


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