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Old 11-30-2005, 05:03 AM   #1
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how to make a boot disk without mkbootdisk command


I have installed Red Hat Linux Enterprise 4 WS for AMD 64 Opteron processor. There are three hard disks: on one is Windows, the second is the mirror of the first and on the third is Linux. To boot different systems I am changing in Setup the order of the disks to boot. Probably because of that after one month Windows refuse to start normally. I'll have to make a boot disk, but Red Hat Linux Enterprise 4 WS for AMD 64 does not include "mkbootdisk" command. Does anyone knows how to solve either of these probles?
 
Old 11-30-2005, 05:25 AM   #2
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how are you booting RHE??

if using grub...........use the "DD" command to dump the stage 1-2 images to a floppy..........
 
Old 11-30-2005, 05:47 AM   #3
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thank for answer! yes, i am using grub. do you think the floppy size will be enough: i have read that for this version of kernel it is not enough...
 
  


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