Bug 4360 - autoboot.bat contains bad path for initrd.img
autoboot.bat contains bad path for initrd.img
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
6.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-08-05 02:12 EDT by Daniel Senie
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-08-05 10:41:36 EDT
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Description Daniel Senie 1999-08-05 02:12:32 EDT
The autoboot.bat file released for RH6.0 has an invalid path
in the batch file. It points to an initrd.img which doesn't
exist.

Building a fixed file, pointing at initrd-local.img, didn't
help, though. The installer kernel crashed when trying to
access the hard disk.

This was on someone else's machine. We were trying the
autoboot.bat, since he'd forgotten his diskette drive
(laptop machine). Guess we'll go back to the diskette
install method.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-08-05 10:41:59 EDT
The autoboot.bat file has been fixed in the installer image -
it should be included in the latest Raw Hide release.

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