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Old 03-08-2013, 12:01 PM   #1
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how to start a img file on another partition than memdisk in extlinux?


hello,
I have a SD card I can put in my PCs or into an USB adapter for booting PCs.
This SD card has 2 partitions:
- first (ext2 boot partition) and
- second (FAT32 partition)
I want to start an img file which is on the second partition from memdisk which is on the first partition (see below; for it, I use extlinux).
Question: how to indicate the path to initrd for finding the kolibri.img file?
Any help is welcome.


=========== extlinux.conf ==============
default menu.c32
TIMEOUT 600
KBDMAP german.kbd
PROMPT 0
#
MENU TITLE Boot Main Menu SD 8GB which can be connected to an usb adapter
#
F1 boot.msg
F2 f2
F3 f3
#
LABEL core4 fonic/lan/xorg/de stellite peter
MENU LABEL core4 fonic/lan/xorg/de stellite peter
KERNEL /boot/core4/vmlinuz
APPEND quiet showapps pause nozswap kmap=qwertz/de waitusb=5:UUID="cc9e97b9-67de-4e85-8f80-750a7d0f8841" tce=UUID="cc9e97b9-67de-4e85-8f80-750a7d0f8841"/tce4 lst=setxorg.lst mydata=setdata
initrd /boot/core4/core.gz
#
LABEL kolibrios
MENU LABEL kolibrios
kernel /boot/diverse/memdisk
initrd /?wheretogo?/kolibri.img
TEXT HELP
kolibri is on sdb2 (sdb1 boot)
ENDTEXT

#
LABEL slitaz DE
MENU LABEL slitaz DE
KERNEL /boot/slitaz/bzImage
APPEND rw root=/dev/null quiet kmap=de-latin1 vga=791 sound=no modprobe=mga lang=en acpi=off tz=localtime
INITRD /boot/slitaz/rootfs.gz
#
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