Re: mu SETUP - use "clone"

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Sun Sep 17 2000 - 09:28:09 CEST

On Sat, Sep 16, 2000 at 05:32:42PM -0600, Roy Souther nicely wrote:
> It boots now, I have muLinux on hda1 installed and running.
> Because I did not have enough RAM (8 MB) the EXT addon would not install
> (needing 16 MB) so I did not have lilo.

16 MB is only an hypothesys: maybe you can also with 8M. Didn't you tried?

> But now I can't get the addons to install. If I read the doc's corectly I do
> mount /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
> cp /mnt/floppy/EXT.gz /usr
> cd /usr
> tar -C EXT.gz ./

Ehhh? Please, the correct command is:

                # setup -f EXT

This file *do not* fit in a floppy disk.

> Is that right?
> I can not mount the floppy, I tried mount -t umsdos and mount -t ext2 but
> both are wrong.

Ok: you are too busy to read the shorts docs using "help", it is


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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