boot linux from an ide
stephen.kimball at bench.com
Wed Oct 27 13:25:00 CEST 2004
On Wed, 2004-10-27 at 10:48, Ronald G. Minnich wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Oct 2004, Gin wrote:
> > I have a board with intel E7501 and Xeon CPU. We want to boot the linux
> > kernel from the IDE drive(we don't need the compressed linux kernel
> > part). What should I change in the config file to make it do that?
> use FILO or ETherboot, or (best) enable FILO in etherboot, and you can
> boot kernel from ext2 partitions.
To use FILO or Etherboot you change the payload.
So you need to change the
file to point to the FILO or Etherboot payload
and make linuxbios.rom.
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