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Re: Systems with no floppy

Ethan Benson <erbenson@alaska.net> writes:

> On Wed, May 30, 2001 at 03:39:37PM +0200, J.A. Bezemer wrote:
> > 
> > I suspect that booting off a Zip disk is more like booting off a floppy than
> > booting off a CD, which means that this probably is a debian-boot issue;
> > forwarding it there.
> using the same method as the bootable CDROMs will make a bootable zip
> disk, however it must be done from GNU/Linux and the zip disk must
> never be mounted in MacOS or else MacOS will render it unbootable. 
> one can always boot the bootloader (yaboot) manually as described many
> times in the debian-powerpc archives.  

Maybe Chris Tiller can add this to the Potato documentation?

Would this ZIP disk be unbootable on OldWorld PowerMac, just as the CD

I don't suppose there's a way to just take the HFSimage and burn it to

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onshore.com.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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