Bug 80555 - tell you to create a boot disk outside of installer
tell you to create a boot disk outside of installer
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhl-ig-x86 (Show other bugs)
8.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Sandra Moore
Brock Organ
http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/li...
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Reported: 2002-12-27 16:33 EST by Lloyd D Budd
Modified: 2014-08-04 18:23 EDT (History)
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Description Lloyd D Budd 2002-12-27 16:33:19 EST
Description of problem:
http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/linux/RHL-8.0-Manual/install-guide/s1-
bootdisk.html
reads "If you boot your system with the boot disk (instead of GRUB or LILO) , 
make sure you create a new boot disk whenever you make any changes to your 
kernel (including the installation of a new kernel).", but it does not tell you 
how, or tell you where to find how to create a boot disk outside of the 
installer. 

ASIDE: I am not sure of the component, could not find rhl-ig, or other 
documentation component.

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-12-28 23:52:39 EST
Reassigning to Install Guide
Comment 2 Sandra Moore 2003-01-02 09:54:36 EST
In that same section of text, above the text you have quoted, it says:

Note that if you would like to create a boot disk after the installation, you
will be able to do so. For more information, please see the mkbootdisk man page,
by typing man mkbootdisk at the shell prompt. 


Best regards,
Sandra

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