[syslinux] pxelinux/memdisk booting MSDOS floppy image requires local floppy disk

Jim Wright jwright at penguincomputing.com
Tue Dec 3 12:51:53 PST 2002

As usual, I think it depends on the system.  I have some systems
which will not work with any type of memdisk load (freedos or other)
if the bios has the floppy disabled.  Hence I enable the floppy in
the bios even on systems without an actual floppy.

On Tue, 3 Dec 2002, Andre Dalle wrote:

> FreeDOS works just fine.  Seems to pause a moment during "InitDISK" 
> but continues to boot.
> I'll just rebuild my images using FreeDOS, since I've been told the
> software I'm using has been tested with FDOS.
> I feel better using free software anyways =)
> -- 
> Andre Dalle                   [andre at dalle dot ca]
> Unix junkie.

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