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Old 09-24-2003, 05:44 PM   #1
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Talking Slack 9 rootdisks


I'm trying to make a slackware 9 rootdisk, but the color.gz image is 2.2 mb and it wont fit on a floppy.

I am using rawriten.exe to make the image and it stops and says "Oops, the image is too big for the medium." and exits.

Does someone know how i can make this rootdisk? Thanks.
 
Old 09-24-2003, 09:15 PM   #2
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You want to make two rootdisks: install.1 and install.2. It's all documented in the README.TXT file found in the rootdisks directory.

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