Re: some losses after hamm->slink
Subject: some losses after hamm->slink
Date: Sun, May 30, 1999 at 02:26:51PM +0400
In reply to:Eugene Sevinian
Quoting Eugene Sevinian(email@example.com):
> after upgrading to slink am unable to work with floppy:
> "Operation not supported by device" or something like that.
What does grep CONFIG_BLK_DEV_FD /usr/src/linux/.config say?
> Another problem is that it seems that old way of
> copying kernel (2.2.5) to another harddisk of floppy by doing
> dd with previosly set root device by rdev also does not work.
> Booting hangs at root device mounting point. What I am doing wrong?
I simply cp the bzImage to the /boot of all my different
distributions. I "dd if=..." to my floppy for a boot disk but not to
the other dists.
HTH, YMMV, HAND
Every program has two purposes -- one for which it was written and
another for which it wasn't.
Wayne T. Topa <firstname.lastname@example.org>