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Bug 73519 - Why does mkbootdisk include the network driver?
Why does mkbootdisk include the network driver?
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mkbootdisk (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-09-05 13:43 EDT by hjl
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-19 01:53:28 EST
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A patch (1.32 KB, patch)
2002-09-05 14:23 EDT, hjl
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Description hjl 2002-09-05 13:43:08 EDT
mkbootdisk-1.4.3-1 includes the network driver.
It doesn't make any senses. The initrd on the
harddrive doesn't do it. Why should mkbootdisk?
It makes my floopy bootdisk so big that it won't
even fit to 1.44MB.
Comment 1 hjl 2002-09-05 14:23:08 EDT
Created attachment 75105 [details]
A patch
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2003-02-19 01:53:28 EST
We don't include it anymore as of 1.5.0-1

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