Bug 3381 - floppy boot very slow
floppy boot very slow
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mkbootdisk (Show other bugs)
6.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-06-10 02:44 EDT by goodby
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-06-10 10:43:46 EDT
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Description goodby 1999-06-10 02:44:44 EDT
The boot floppy created using 'mkbootdisk' boots
extremely slowly.

Adding the '-c' option to the lilo line in
/sbin/mkbootdisk fixed the problem:

    /sbin/lilo -r $MOUNTDIR -c

Regards,

-Laurence Goodby
 goodby@best.com
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-10 10:43:59 EDT
This recommendation has been forwarded to a developer for further
consideration.

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