Re: Problems with to large of a kernel

Horst von Brand (
Wed, 02 Dec 1998 09:47:33 -0300

Peter Svensson <> said:


> If you use lilo on the floppy it should work. I think someone said a while
> back that support for selfbooting kernels were going away. This may be a
> mix up of mine though.

Perhaps syslinux (from DOS) might me a better idea, that way you've got a
pretty standard DOS diskette.

Or check out yard, a system for building recovery diskettes. It automates
the whole stuff.

Dr. Horst H. von Brand             
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