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Re: Pile o' Questions

Am Montag, 3. November 2008 02:44 schrieb Kapil Hari Paranjape:

> Presumably you can chroot to this system and use it. So you _could_
> just use it that way --- "schroot" may help. This would avoid the
> rest of your questions. ;)

Yay - I don't understand exactly how schroot works, but that I'll find out 
sooner or later - Thank you very much, I wasn't aware of that program.

> > 1) Is it possible to start a Linux-installation from a running Linux
> > system in the same way as Loadlin starts a Linux System from within a
> > running AmigaOS or Windows?
> Not clear exactly what you mean by this. There is "kexec" which
> allows you to "soft" reboot the system with a different kernel and
> initrd. However, I think it is not enabled by default on the ARM
> architecture.

Again, I was not aware of kexec - I was searching for "loadlin for Linux" and 
the like, with little success. Thank you very much!

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