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Re: boot linux - wish

To: (Alex deVries)
Subject: Re: boot linux - wish
From: Mike Shaver <>
Date: Fri, 15 Aug 1997 16:53:01 -0400 (EDT)
In-reply-to: <> from Alex deVries at "Aug 15, 97 04:38:14 pm"
Thus spake Alex deVries:
> I don't mind rising to that challenge, but one huge obstacle is how do we
> get the utility to partition the Linux drive? 

Oliver is working on fdisk, I believe.
Last I heard, he was working on the geometry-query issue.  Oliver?

> > And give hints like:
> >     Sorry you don't have the e2fs tools installed on IRIX yet
> >     should I download them from [y/n]?
> Er, does such a tool in fact exist?

That's how I made bogomips' ext2 drive initially.


#> Mike Shaver ( Ingenia Communications Corporation 
#>                 Ignore the man behind the curtain.                  
#> "And then I realized that it never should have worked in the first  
#>  place.  Thus, it would not work again until rewritten." --- Anon.  

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