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Old 06-26-2010, 10:41 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Booting kernel from a memory chip

I am trying to boot Linux kernel from a memory chip (specifically from a Scan-disk SD Card) but using dd seems not be working.
So can you please suggest whatever comes in your mind?

I am trying to make a thin client.

Which will boot Linux kernel but after booting it will ask for a session from the server Running on MS Server 2008.

Thanking You in advance...
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Unless the BIOS of the machine you are using supports booting from the SD card, you can't do it that way. However, for about $9, you can get an adapter that makes the SD card look like a standard bootable 2.5" IDE drive.



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