Re: load add-on from net

From: Gerrit Lammert (
Date: Wed Jul 03 2002 - 19:36:26 CEST

Hi Joshua.

Am 03.07.2002 um 09:43 schrieb Joshua Hudson:

>>From: "Gerrit Lammert" <>
>>i can choose to load an addon from floppy or from
>>file (on harddisk), but sometimes (beeing somewhere else)
>>i only have the root+boot+usr floppy and
>>cant download the addons to disk. Would it be
>>possible, to give an URL
>>where the addon can be loaded and installed from?
>>So instead of /anyDir/SRV.tgz it would be
>>http// ??
>Would it be possible to download the file
>and save it to /tmp (4MB ramdisk)?

Yes, I could create an additional ramdisk, download the file there,
untargzip it and then install from that partition/ramdisk. But it would be
great, if that task was integrated into the load-addon-script of mu.


To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.6 : Sat Feb 08 2003 - 15:27:22 CET