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Re: boot disks 2.3.5



Many thanks for this - it rather solves the problem. In which case, what is the
'Preload modules' option for? - the menu description page in the install
program didn't seem to make it very clear.

With thanks,

Matthew

On Fri, Jun 15, 2001 at 04:52:22PM -0500, Stephen R Marenka wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 15, 2001 at 10:00:28PM +0100, Matthew Sackman wrote:
> 
> > However, one thing comes to mind: if one is installing to, say, a hardware RAID
> > array, which appears to linux as a single SCSI drive, but requires a module
> > loading, then how do you do it? The 'Preload module' option seemed promising,
> > but didn't seem to do what I was after.
> > 
> > What would be the steps required: use the install floppies to create a new root
> > floppy which contains the module required marked to be loaded, and then go into
> > the install sequence? If so, then how does one achieve this?
> 
> The full-up method can be found here:
> 
> http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/ch-boot-floppy-techinfo.en.html#s-rescue-replace-kernel
> 
> -- 
> Stephen R. Marenka     If life's not fun, you're not doing it right!
> <stephen@marenka.net>



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Matthew Sackman
Nottingham,
ENGLAND

Using Debian/GNU Linux
Enjoying computing

It said 'Required Windows XP or better.'
So I installed Linux.

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