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Old 09-25-2001, 11:49 AM   #1
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Measures for accident!?

What measures should I take to prevent from the accident while using linux? Someone tell me to make a boot disk. But I don't know how to use it. Moreover, I found the system can't boot from a bootdisk, why?
Old 09-25-2001, 01:12 PM   #2
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if the computer can't boot from a floppy, then that's probably a problem with the BIOS - you can just change them to try booting from the floppy before the hd.
the bootdisk should just have a small kernel image on it, enough to boot from, and might mount the rest of the drives... but it depends on the boot disk.


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