Re: Reiserfs boot floppies for Debian?
email@example.com (Karl M. Hegbloom) writes:
> Re: Debian Floppies/ReiserFS
> Do you have a set of install floppies I can download and have a look
> at? What was involved in creating them?
> I built a box today with Reiserfs... Here's how.
> It's going to be my workstation at my new job. Starting with a
> potato CD, I partitioned the hard drive with a 64Mb /root in hda1, 2
> 127 Mb partitions, and another filling the rest of the drive. One of
> the 127Mb partitions I marked as swap, the other as Linux, and the
> large partition is Linux.
> I mounted the 127Mb partition as /, and the 64Mb one as /boot.
I don't understand the rationale for installing a partition as /boot.
I always thought /boot had to be on the root partition? Isn't that
true, since it has the kernel?
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>