Subject: Re: Boot from CD-ROM
To: Creed Erickson <>
From: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 04/15/1995 14:51:34
On Apr 7, 20:26, Creed Erickson wrote:
> It strikes me that to get enough of a system up, partition, format and
> install on to a hard drive, while guarenteeing a no-swap condition, you're
> likely to exceed a reasonable memory requirement. I have no empirical data
> to back that up, so it's possible I'm suffering a rectal-cranial
> inversion. 

 I never inended to make that hack a full flavored Unix-System. All
I want is make it possible to run NeBSD from the CD - in small amounts.
Then isntall the system onto your harddrive - using the CD-ROM as
base, not a floppy.

Markus Illenseer