Re: [PARPORT] Installation from par.port CDROM

Riley Williams (
Mon, 16 Mar 1998 22:35:34 +0000 (GMT)

Hi Gerhard.

> does somebody know if it is possible to install RedHat 4.2 from
> a CDRom-Drive connected to the parallel port?

It's certainly possible - a frind of mine did just that.

> If yes, what do I have to do ?

Basically hope that there's an installation kernel available
somewhere with the driver for your CD-ROM compiled in, or
alternatively get hold of the details and get somebody to build
one for you...

Best wishes from Riley.

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