Subject: Re: a silly question
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Josh Lynch <email@example.com>
Date: 10/10/1999 17:24:52
> I netbooted the first time. Then for upgrading, I made a non-bootable
> CD-ROM with all the binaries on it, booted from the hard drive and
> I think you can make a bootable CD-rom, but I don't know how. I've also
> heard that Sun did something wierd so you can't boot from a CD-ROM unless
> its a _sun_ cd drive. Someone please correct me if I got this wrong!
To boot a CD on a Sun the drive must support 512Kb reads. Most SCSI cd drives
only support 2048. Just FYI.