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Old 03-08-2004, 10:30 AM   #1
scotko
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make bootdisk command


Anyone know the command or method to make another bootdisk without having to go back through the install disks? Could not find it anywhere in man pages, web, or books; though I may have overlooked. Running Fedora. Thanks up front.

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Old 03-08-2004, 10:58 AM   #2
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Look at http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/Bootdisk-HOWTO/, if you want to make your own bootdisk.
I have not tried Fedora, but I think that there should be a bootdisk image on one of the install-cd's. Try to type:
Code:
dd if=/path/to/bootdisk-image of=/dev/fd0
. This should copy the image over to a floppy.

Hope it could help.
 
Old 03-08-2004, 11:04 AM   #3
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there might be a command
mkbootdisk

It's probably only going to be available for root. If there is, take a look at its man-page.
 
Old 03-08-2004, 05:41 PM   #4
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