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Old 12-26-2006, 07:06 PM   #1
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possible to install from a bootable hard drive partition?

i'm working on a pc from like 2k1 here that has windows on it; and that penguin is so much cuter. anyway, i have a dvd installation .iso on a spare hard drive, but this machine doesn't have a compatible drive. i was wondering if it was possible to "burn" the bootable install image to my spare 30gb, as to use it in leu of a dvd?

ps. i do have a floppy drive if that helps
Old 12-27-2006, 12:24 PM   #2
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That is probably distro specific. May want to check the distro's site to see if it has the capabilities to do that.


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