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 RE: Running FreeBSD from a "boot" floppy
Author: Elihu 
Date:   25-04-00 17:44

I had this same question since I have a drive that my 486 motherboard doesn't know how to boot from. The FreeBSD install works fine, but upon reboot, it can't find the drive.

Is there a way to boot from a floppy, just to get the kernel in memory, then the kernel can figure out the drive geometry and boot the rest from the disk?

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