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748Re: [gnubies-il] installation floppy

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  • Diego Iastrubni
    Apr 3, 2002
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      On Wednesday 03 April 2002 03:06, David Bergman wrote:
      > dd if=/boot/vmlinuz of=/dev/fd0 bs=8192
      >
      > This command instructs your Linux system to copy [dd] the input file
      > [if] /boot/vmlinuz to the output file [of] /dev/fd0 [the first floppy
      > device] using a block size [bs] of 8192 bytes. Provided your BIOS is set
      > up to boot from floppy, you should be able to test this new boot floppy
      > by leaving the floppy in the drive and rebooting.
      and how do you control which device will be mounted on /?
      how do you pass kernel parameters to this kernel?

      - diego
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