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Old 10-15-2003, 03:31 PM   #1
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Creating a boot disk in RH 9.0


How do I create a boot disk in RH 9.0 other than doing it at the installation?
 
Old 10-15-2003, 04:30 PM   #2
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Put a blank floppy in the drive: then

From the command line as Root user

mkbootdisk 2.4.20-8

or

mkbootdisk <kernel_version>
 
Old 10-16-2003, 11:12 AM   #3
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Thank you.
 
Old 10-16-2003, 11:44 AM   #4
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Hi....I'd just like to expand the above mentioned command for you..

mkbootdisk --device <floppydisk_filename> <your-kernel-version>

example

mkbootdisk --device /dev/fd0 2.4.20-8

Regards,

amit
 
Old 10-17-2003, 03:27 PM   #5
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Talking

I appreciate the info.
 
  


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