[syslinux] Syslinux with two-disk set (boot+root )
mjj9 at email.byu.edu
Thu Aug 22 23:01:29 PDT 2002
I'll try that. CD-ROM won't work because some of my clients don't have
> -----Original Message-----
> From: H. Peter Anvin [mailto:hpa at zytor.com]
> Sent: Friday, August 23, 2002 12:32 AM
> To: Mike Jones
> Cc: syslinux at zytor.com
> Subject: Re: [syslinux] Syslinux with two-disk set (boot+root )
> Mike Jones wrote:
> > Hmm, you're right. It's not needed.
> > Aside from that I still don't understand what you meant here:
> >>prompt_ramdisk is a kernel option, not a SYSLINUX option. The kernel
> >>should support it if suitable configured.
> > You seemed to imply that if my kernel was configured correctly,
> I could pass
> > the ramdisk options to the kernel via syslinux. Did I misunderstand?
> That's right. prompt_ramdisk= is one such option, however, the initrd=
> option, which is an option to SYSLINUX, not the kernel, would have
> already generated an error.
> Try dropping that one and see what happens.
> P.S. Have you considered using a CD-ROM instead?
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