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  1. #1

    Creating a recovery boot diskette


    Hello All, I had recently survived a minor creash of the Salck 10.1 box. But I would like to create a recovery boot diskette, hopefully with LILO and MBR on it. If anyone would be able to tell me what command would create a recovery boot diskette, I would really apreciate it.

    Thank you.

    Dmitry.

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    forum.guy
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    Are you sure you need one?

    If I remember correctly, you can use the install CD to boot back right back into your Slack install with:

    Code:
    linux root=/dev/hdxx ro noinitrd
    (substituting your drive info for the xx, such as hda3)

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    Thank you ozar I will try that.

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    http://www.sysresccd.org/

    I find a copy of this useful sometimes too

    spit, its gentoo based, I'm forced to use gentoo at work argh, but its only 100MB, and the more tools the better I say.

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