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Re: boot linux - wish

To: shaver@neon.ingenia.ca
Subject: Re: boot linux - wish
From: Miguel de Icaza <miguel@nuclecu.unam.mx>
Date: Fri, 15 Aug 1997 16:47:24 -0500
Cc: ariel@sgi.com, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <199708152023.QAA24180@neon.ingenia.ca> (message from Mike Shaver on Fri, 15 Aug 1997 16:23:48 -0400 (EDT))
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
> If no-one else has done so by the time I get my Indy, I'll give that a shot.
> I'll probably use the initrd stuff to put all the fdisk/mke2fs stuff
> on, unless I decide to give the RH install stuff a try.  The latter is
> more forward-looking, so that's my preference.

Agreed.  I really preffer this way of setting up Linux, but this
basically forces you to have an NFS server with the installation files
somewhere accessible.

Ariel's suggestion will work even if you can't get your hands on an
NFS server nearby.

Miguel.

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