OT boot floppy

Todd Slater dontodd at columbus.rr.com
Mon Jul 11 20:46:21 UTC 2005

On Tue, Jul 12, 2005 at 08:30:26AM +1200, Daniel Cross wrote:
> >I can't boot from CD. When I was messing around with Fedora, I found a
> >reference to a boot floppy you could use that would actually boot from
> >floppy then let you pick which device to boot. So I could boot with the
> >floppy in, then choose cd. This let me install Fedora.
> First off, why can't you boot from CD? Is the CD enabled as the first
> boot device in the BIOS?

Yes, but I don't know if it's old BIOS, old cd-rom, or what, but it will
not boot from CD.


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