Re: (alpha) YES, we have working boot-floppies
Ryan Kirkpatrick <email@example.com> writes:
> I can confirm both of the above statements. My two XLTs have
> AlphaBIOS (5.66 if I remember correctly), and I have never gotten one to
> boot with any 2.2 based milo. I always had to resort back to the 2.0 based
> milos, which of course do not support the 2.2 ext2fs. Both of my XLTs have
> two extra partitions, one fat for milo, and one 2.0 ext2fs for the
> kernel. Then everything works just fine.
Why not just put the kernel next to the milo onto the FAT partition?
Should work fine with any version... I added that recommentation to
the installation manual as a workaround for now.