> I wanted to find out how to initiate netbooting from hard disk partition. > The linux machine does not have a floppy or a CD drive..I read in the > installation manual that using 'dd' one could get the image.flo onto a > bootable hard disk partition. Assuming you have or can make FAT12/FAT16 partition and access it in DOS, I have a solution: http://zfjavs.fuw.edu.pl/~jt/boot/n/boot-emu.zip The program writes bootrom image plus some code to the partition as a file 'bootfile.bin', and puts own boot sector (original is saved in the file), allowing you to boot from the image, or boot DOS from the disk, if you installed any in the partition. Jerzy Tarasiuk =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: email@example.com To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to email@example.com.
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