Boot floppies needed

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Sat Sep 18 11:54:10 UTC 2004

On Sat, Sep 18, 2004 at 08:58:03AM +0200, Stefan Brozinski wrote:
> Being unable to boot from cdrom, I am looking for the boot floppies.
> The INSTALLATION-HOWTO says the images are in floppy/boot.img and
> floppy/root.img, but there is no such directory "floppy" on the cdrom
> (Ubuntu 4.10 "Warty Warthog" - Unofficial i386 Binary-1 (20040915)).
> Any hint where I can get floppy images?

At the moment I'm afraid we aren't supporting floppy installations,
although we may do (either before final Warty release or by Hoary, I'm
not sure at the moment), at least unofficially.

Out of interest, can you boot from USB?


Colin Watson                                    [cjwatson at]

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