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Re: 2.4 kernel as default boot kernel on CD #1 ??

Le ven 05/04/2002 à 21:25, Chris Lawrence a écrit :
> > A more conservative way to get the language chooser going would be to
> > put compact or idepci on the first disk.  It doesn't require 2.4 as
> > such.
> It'd be nice to be able to add something like
> http://www.nu2.nu/diskemu/; however, it's not source-available, so it
> probably doesn't belong on official CDs.
> Another possibility might be HPA's isolinux tool, based on syslinux:
> http://syslinux.zytor.com/iso.php with or without MEMDISK
> http://syslinux.zytor.com/memdisk.php; basically, instead of putting
> the rescue disk in the boot sector, you put the isolinux image there,
> and have a menu to choose between kernels to load.

For next release (post woody), you might consider using grub + cd_boot
patches. It work quite nicely. You've got a boot cd with a grub menu.

Thomas Poindessous

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