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Re: Convert RedHat install to Debian ..

On Mon, 11 May 1998, The Thought Assassin wrote:

: On Wed, 29 Apr 1998, Nathan E Norman wrote:
: > I've got a Sun Netra I5, with serial console only.  The current Debian
: > boot disks don't like the serial console, so I used RedHat's instead.
: > Now I've got this Netra Linux box :)
: Is there any reason why you can't just take the kernel from the RedHat
: boot floppy and put it on the Debian boot floppy?
: Or even build a custom kernel from your RedHat install and put that on the
: debian floppy.
: Boot floppies are very customizable.

The problem is with init on the boot disk, not the kernel.

Nathan Norman
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