Re: Disk partitioning
FIPS runs under DOS. I have used it to install slackware on two
different platforms. It worked great for me, just make sure you
follow the directions.
FIPS should be at sunsite: /pub/???/distributions/slackware/install/FIPS
Gary Gifford wrote:
> I am slowly getting around to a Debian 1.2 installation. I have been
> hampered by the failure of 2 brand new Maxtor drives. Both failed during
> disk optimization in preparation for backup and partitioning. Apparently a
> bad batch of drives. I am now, somewhat apprehensively, ready to try again
> with the third drive.
> I have the installation disks made and they appear to work. I have not
> been able to access the cfdisk manual doc on any of the mirror sites and I
> am afraid to proceed without it. Any suggestions on where to locate it?
> Also, the Linux+Win95 Howto referenced a program called FIPS, but I
> haven't been able to find it. What OS does it run under? Where can I find
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