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Re: Boot old laptop off of USB flash drive?

On Sun, 2008-10-19 at 22:15 -0400, Chris Jones wrote:
> This old laptop's BIOS only lets me boot off of a floppy/CD-ROM/hard
> drive.
> Is there any way I could boot off of a USB flash drive - as in booting
> off of a floppy or the hard drive and switching to /dev/sda when the
> time comes to load the kernel?
> Thanks!

Depending on how old the laptop in question is, you might check to see
if there is a newer bIOs that adds this functionality.

Rob Smith
Evolution - The Next Step in Email
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