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 From:  taharka <res00vl8 at alltel dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Booting m0n0wall from floppy
 Date:  07 Jul 2004 11:22:41 -0400
On Wed, 2004-07-07 at 10:59, Tim Vaughan wrote:
> I'm investigating mooving off Smoothwall onto m0n0wall and would do so 
> immediately if I could get round one particular obstacle: having to boot 
> off a CD.  My Smoothwall machine is not able to boot directly off a CD 
> because the bios is so old.  I'm aware of Smart Boot Manager, having 
> trawled through the list archives, but would like to know if there is a 
> way of creating a boot floppy for m0n0wall which also allows for storing 
> the config file on it.  This would permit an unattended boot/reboot etc, 
> without which it's a bit inconvenient.
> Any ideas?

Any reason why you can't use the generic-pc m0n0wall platform?

> Thanks,
> 
> Tim

taharka

Lexington, Kentucky U.S.A.