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Re: [K12OSN] Booting the thinclient from harddrive, not floppy.



Yes, simply download the boot image floppy from the howto's and use dd to put 
it on the disk:

dd if=boot.img of=/dev/hda

That should put it in the master boot record, and thus the hard disk will work 
much like the floppy disk.

Jay

On Wednesday 12 June 2002 11:01 am, Klaus Ade Johnstad wrote:
> I have a bunch of small harddrives 100-200 MB, and I wonder if I could
> boot from them instead of from floppy, and thus saving me the money buying
> bootroms. Can I simply but the Etherboot ROM images on the harddrive?
>
> Klaus





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