DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2007-12
Re: DragonFly over Sony Vaio
Hans-Werner Hilse wrote:
On Tue, 11 Dec 2007 18:21:00 +0100
"Simon 'corecode' Schubert" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
How do you ever install an OS on this box?
My ancient Vaio C1XS does not come with a CD-ROM drive, and will only boot
off of a Sony-branded PCMCIA-based CD-ROM drive.
So that kinda sucks. :)
In the case of my ancient C1XD (more or less the same as the C1XS), I
-> using LILO from preinstalled Windows or floppy (don't
-> from Linux, setting up network block device server, and
-> used a Linux host running QEmu with harddisk set to the (then
connected) network block device.
Or just plug its disk into another box and install from there.