[WBEL-users] Announcing the availability of White Box Enterprise
Linux 3.0 Respin 2
donavan at whiteboxlinux.net
Wed Mar 16 19:43:43 CST 2005
Andy Rabagliati wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Mar 2005, John Morris wrote:
>>The graphical bootsplash in the installer is gone due to a lack of space
>>on the boot floppy image.
> I do way less than John, but do replace the bootsplash image, and it doesn't ..
> Why would I /not/ go back to the old one ?
> Is serial ATA now supported on boot ?
> [confession: I have never actually needed it, but I saw it listed]
> Thanks for all your hard work.
> I grabbed /RedHat/base/ from disk 1, and /isolinux/ and /images/, and
> all my old (err .. new) RPMs, and built a CD just fine.
> So - very interested in differences in the boot environment.
> I rarely use the floppy boot, but I consider it mandatory.
boot floppy is gone in RHEL 4 and hence the clones. The kernel is too
large to fit on a standard floppy.
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