Subject: Re: What happens when the floppy's too big?
To: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/10/2001 16:48:58
On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, gabriel rosenkoetter wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 23, 2001 at 06:39:21PM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:
> > > Does it really need MFS?
> > Um, was that meant to be a joke?
> > I'm pretty sure that MFS is direly necessary to the install process
> > working at all, no? (That is, the bootloader gets the kernel off
> > disk, which creates an MFS partition of a reasonable size for use
> > for sysinst.)
> Yes it is. :-)
Sorry - when I was working with the 1.4 sysinst on vax and sparc
I'm pretty sure it wasn't required then - it all just ran from
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