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hi fancypiper and all, sorry for making u confused
i got 2 machines, 1 linux box has cdrom drive and i install that ok.
for another one only has floppy drive but no cdrom drive
and these 2 machines are connecting to network. so what should i do?
hi again, i already go through the redhat installation guide. anyway in my case becoz i have to boot up the machine from the floppy disk (coz i don't have cdrom drive), i create 3 floppy disks from those image fles in installation cd:
(no bootnet.img in Redhat 9 CD!!!!)
i boot up it using the floppy with bootdisk.img
i see the graphic screen and in the boot prompt i type "boot text"
loading vmlinuz............. loading initrd.img.......... boot failed: please change disks and press a key to continue
i check the cdrom images directory the initrd.img size is larger than 1 floppy. and it can't fit into the floppy disk.