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Old 08-26-2005, 10:36 AM   #1
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Floppy Boot disk


Hi,
I am a newbie in the Linux environnement and I wanted to know if there is the equivalent of a Windows Floppy boot disk for Linux. Because I have a problem to boot on a CD disk.

Many thanks in advance.
 
Old 08-26-2005, 10:45 AM   #2
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Google is your friend!
 
Old 08-26-2005, 10:56 AM   #3
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And if you have problems booting from a cd, then it may be due to an incorrect boot order in the BIOS. You may want to use google for that too.
 
Old 08-26-2005, 12:00 PM   #4
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Many thanks for your help Google is a very good friend :-))
 
Old 08-27-2005, 06:04 AM   #5
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Me again Google is really a good friend because I found the way to create a floppy boot disk with the bootE Linux application.
My trouble now is to go on my cdrom drive and launch the Suse Pro 9.3 installation how can I do?

My questions are may be stupid but I am real newbie come from the Windows ( ) world...

Many thanks in advance for your help.
 
Old 08-27-2005, 06:32 AM   #6
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You coudl have asked that earlier.

User http://btmgr.webframe.org/
 
Old 08-27-2005, 07:43 AM   #7
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If someone else has something more easier I will be happy
 
Old 08-27-2005, 07:50 AM   #8
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If someone else has something more easier I will be happy
Something easier than this!? You just download the file under windows, run it (it will install the boot manager on a floppy), then boot the floppy and then you can choose to boot from the CD.
 
Old 08-29-2005, 09:41 AM   #9
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SOmeone know where can I find the boot.img for the Suse Linux to install it on my floppy disk with rawwritten please.
The file isn't on my cdrom.

Many thanks ina dvance.
 
Old 08-29-2005, 09:49 AM   #10
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With btmgr, you don't need any custom floppy image Just boot the btmgr floopy, and then select the CD in the list.
 
  


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