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Old 10-21-2005, 10:47 PM   #1
fireemblem555
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Booting Knoppix from a Floppy


I have a knoppix cd, but my hardware is so old that it refuses to boot from a cd. One thing I know however, is that my computer can boot off of floppies. Would knoppix boot (sucessfully) if i copied just the boot folder to a floppy disk?

If this does work, how would I go about copying the rest of the important files?

If neither of these will work, could a USB key be used to boot linux.
 
Old 10-21-2005, 10:54 PM   #2
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You can try the smart boot manager floppy
 
Old 10-22-2005, 02:55 PM   #3
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thanks, i will try that floppy soon
 
  


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