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Re: Booting floppy images?

From: OKUJI Yoshinori
Subject: Re: Booting floppy images?
Date: Sun, 15 Oct 2000 17:22:45 +0900

From: Eduardo Nahum Ochs <address@hidden>
Subject: Booting floppy images?
Date: Sat, 14 Oct 2000 21:07:00 -0200

> Is there a way to boot floppy images with Grub, like most modern
> BIOSes can do with the floppy images in bootable CD-ROMs?

  Floppy emulation is possible, only if your OS uses BIOS calls to
access a floppy. So the real operating systems (such as GNU/Hurd)
cannot boot in such a way.

  If you want to boot operating systems on a virtual disk, use PC
emulators, such as Bochs.


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