Subject: Re: bootstrap?
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Hamish Macdonald <>
List: amiga
Date: 01/10/1995 18:38:00
>>>>> On Tue, 10 Jan 1995 14:06:12 -0500,
>>>>> In message <9501101906.AA01979@clam>,
>>>>> Peter wrote:

Peter> What I would *kill* for is a writeable Ados FS, or some other
Peter> *sane* way to move kernels from Unix to Amigados.

I tar Linux kernels onto a smallish (reserved) partition, and then
under AmigaDOS, use dcp to grab the first couple of Meg of that
partition, and untar from the resulting file.  Quick and reasonably

If the "FLAT" handler worked properly, I could just untar right off of