Subject: Re: Enabling LFS in sysinst (and moving lfs_cleanerd)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <Wolfgang@Solfrank.net>
Date: 10/31/2006 22:42:00
Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 08:53:35AM -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:
>> That would be my preference, too. See "insist" in my original
>> statement :-) I think our continued reliance on El Torito is nothing
>> more than stubbornness.
> Just for the archive -- El Torito is the mechanism to get bootable CDs
> (at least) on i386. It provides both emulated and non-emulated boot. So
> we will continue to depend on it :-)
Seconded. I was wondering for quite a while what this bashing of El Torito was
about. If it weren't for El Torito, there would be _no_ way to boot a(n i386
based) PC from a CD.
Wolfgang@Solfrank.net Wolfgang Solfrank