Subject: Re: Booting from other devices
To: NetBSD Amiga <amiga@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/28/1994 19:23:27
you wrote in <9409281207.AA29700@rabe.techfak.uni-bielefeld.de>:
> Well, why don't they boot into normal DOS (from drive C:) and mount
> the CD and then start Linux off the CD? Why the Floppy?
Why do they use MS-DOS or Windows ?
Never ask for the reason of anything related to PCs.
> I thought the floppy was necessary because the device node entries
> couldn't be written onto the CD and thus had to be moved onto the
Ok, let's go for the booting Amiga NetBSD CD.