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Old 04-23-2004, 04:14 PM   #1
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Arrow Boot Cd "HOW YO MAKE ONE IN WINDOWS"


i have downloaded red hat 9 and now i need a boot cd or disk. now i downloaded disc 1 to 3 of shrike-SRPMS-disc1.iso and i dont know if i just burn it to a cd and make a boot disk and it works.


i really need your help on making a boot cd preferbally or disk without the technical stuff. Also if you could tell me how to in Windows Xp as that is my primary OS and i want to use redhat.


Please assist.
 
Old 04-23-2004, 04:15 PM   #2
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http://linuxiso.org/viewdoc.php/howtoburn.html - How to Burn ISOs to CD.
 
Old 04-23-2004, 04:36 PM   #3
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Windows can not natively create CDs from an ISO file. If you do not have Nero or Roxio then you need a utility like:
http://www.petri.co.il/how_to_write_iso_files_to_cd.htm

I do not have any personal experience with using this utility. You might want to search the web for other ISO burning utilities.
 
Old 04-23-2004, 04:44 PM   #4
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CDRWIN is available for free trial download from Goldenhawk, and is excellent software.
http://www.goldenhawk.com/
http://linuxiso.org/viewdoc.php/howtoburn.html
 
Old 04-23-2004, 05:12 PM   #5
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A 'ISO' is like a 'virtual photograph' per say, of a CD.

All you need is a tool (as suggested avobe) to burn this ISO image to a CD.

The ISO image once burned in a CD, is going to be a bootable CD.
 
Old 04-23-2004, 06:15 PM   #6
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Look for an option to "burn image" and you'll be fine.
 
  


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