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Can anyone guide, how to create a bootable cd/dvd from downloaded iso images of CentOS 5? I have collected all the iso in a dvd but it is not booting the system. Any response will be appreciable... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: naw_deepak
I am trying to copy a HP-UX disk. Both the OS and H/W are quite old
HP-UX hpeval3 B.09.10 A 9000/382 080009789a46
I have a 1.5Gb disk and a new 2Gb disk. I have been using the following method to create the copy, which must be a bootable disk.
(2Gb disk) cEd0s0... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: malcqv
3. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
In our HP/Unix system, our master scsi drive was bootable and our mirrored drive was non-bootable. Are any of these alternatives possible:
1) Make the non-bootable scsi drive bootable? How?
2) Create a bootable scsi drive, then copy the mirrored data to the newly created scsi drive?
I seek... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bfisk
The second disk that I'm trying to make bootable is to hold another version of Solaris (9).
I've created the partitions with format and labeled the disk - created the filesystems with newfs - created and mounted the directories.
...but I think I've missed something out like using fdisk to... (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: pondlife
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was wondering if anyone had made a bootable Linux CD with additional directory inside it. I'm trying to make a bootable CD with additional rpm to install the correct video card in a seaperate directory. I'm able to make a kickstart bootable CD but am unable to read into the new... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: larryase
i have a query regarding the size of the LVM header. Since the LVM header of a bootable disk is always 2912KB. The header size of a non bootable disk is not fixed. In Bootable disk after the LVM header (2912 KB=5824 sectors)the user data starts or we can say LV extents starts.
If i extend any... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: gorayen
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to recover from backup file to a new system with a new disk. I'm able to partition my new hard drive the same way as my old drive, but I'm unable to boot off of it. I have set the fdisk to toogle as a boot flag. But it does not seem to be working. Does anyone know how to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: larryase
I want to create a CD that is bootable containing a working Linux OS ie OS runs from CD and not harddrive.
Will probably install Linux to a 650GB partition , including all the bits I need.
How would I then use this partition to create a working CD?
Ideas and Web sites with info very... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: markdr011
9. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
how can i create a bootable cd? i have the .iso thingy, and now i only need to put it on the cd, but do i need something special to do it w/? or just burn it right onto the cd? Ive already set cd to 1st in bios.
thanx anyways (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: thenewestuser
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to make a backup bootable CD of a solaris 7 machine. I have no idea where to start so I did alot a reading :-) Even though I've done alot of reading I still don't know what is the best way of going about it all.
What I am after as a finished result is a bootable CD... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: merlin