Kickstart file on USB floppy with Model SC1435

Ian Mortimer ian at physics.uq.edu.au
Sun Feb 25 21:28:55 CST 2007


On Mon, 2007-02-26 at 10:29 +0800, amos.wai at asia.bnpparibas.com wrote:

> I have a problem to do kickstart on Dell model SC1435 through putting
> kickstart file into USB floppy or thumb drive.
> 
> The following syntax during kickstart tried:
> I tried below comand but failed:
> linux ks=floppy

That's correct and works with a standard floppy drive.  Not sure 
about a USB floppy.

> linux ks=hd:sda/ks.cfg
> linux ks=hd:sdb/ks.cfg
> linux ks=hd:sdb1/ks_file.cfg

These are incorrect.  Should be:

  ks=hd:sdb1:/ks.cfg
            ^
(extra colon needed).


--
Ian



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