Subject: Re: booting from a Zip drive
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 05/24/1997 15:04:02
> Hi to all!
> I'm trying MacBSD on my Quadra 700 on a Zip drive.
> I think that all goes right, but when the machine reboots and enters in MacBSD,
> the Zip disk is ejected and appears an error like that: no root disk, press any
> key to reboot.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks.
You have two options. Either always be quick about pushing the disk back
in after its ejected (doable on my IIsi), or re-format with a hard
disk driver (a driver which won't eject the zip cartridge on shutdown).