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Old 09-19-2004, 11:02 AM   #1
EF-Tu
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Question Knoppix bootable cd, bios is old, how can I start from floppy?


I Like to run knoppix from CD, but i have a old bios so I can't boot from cd. Instead i have to make a bootable floppy, where i can load the cd drive and start knoppix.

I use Knoppix 3.6 which has isolinux. so there is no boot.img to create.
makedisk.bat only works for knoppix without isolinux(and hasn't got cd-support). could i make a kind of automatic loader via floppy that boots the cd? it doesn't have to be great looking, as long it will run.

Thank you in advance.

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Old 09-19-2004, 01:30 PM   #2
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you might try this one :

http://linux.simple.be/tools/sbm

i think it can make your pc boot from cd. ? ( by using the floppy...)

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