[NBLUG/talk] How Low Can We Go?

Lincoln Peters sampln at sbcglobal.net
Thu Apr 20 12:21:04 PDT 2006

Stephen Cilley wrote:
> I didn't know such drive existed.  Either way, I'm
> never going to be able to get the BIOS to mount off of
> the USB.  Nice try, though.

Can't you boot from a floppy disk, *then* install from a USB CD-ROM 
attached to the PCMCIA card?  I don't know if there are any Linux 
distros where the boot floppies support USB PCMCIA cards *and* USB 
CD-ROM drives, but at least in theory, it would work.

Lincoln Peters
<sampln at sbcglobal.net>

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