Bug 116098 - Installation boot floppy disk are missing
Installation boot floppy disk are missing
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-02-18 04:05 EST by Matthieu MARC
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-18 10:44:17 EST
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Description Matthieu MARC 2004-02-18 04:05:48 EST
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Description of problem:
Can't find floppy boot disk image in the Fedora/images/ directory on
the CD of the Fedora 2 test1.

Trying to use image from Fedora 1 and HD installation with ISO failed,
maybee because ISO name are not the same between the two version (?).

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to images/ directory on ISO file or CD-rom

Actual Results:  no .img files

Expected Results:  bootdisk.img file and more

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-02-18 10:44:17 EST
There aren't boot floppy images because the 2.6 kernel has grown and
so you can't fit everything needed on a floppy.  boot.iso is there or
you can boot the kernel + initrd from an existing Linux installation.
Comment 2 Matthieu MARC 2004-02-19 02:03:28 EST
Why not using kernel 2.4 for installation, just like before ?

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