[CentOS] Linux boot floppy to install over net

Tue Jan 3 16:34:41 UTC 2006
Matt Morgan <minxmertzmomo at gmail.com>

On 1/3/06, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at htt-consult.com> wrote:
> With all this going on, it seems to me there MUST be a floppy image
> that will load the minimum shell (including PCMCIA drivers!) and all
> over-the-net installs (HTTP, FTP, of NFS).
> That would really help on one old notebook I have.
> Oh, and of course this is for CentOS 4.2!

My understanding of this is that as of the 2.6 kernels, the kernels
are too big to fit on a floppy.

I haven't tried it myself--just rephrasing something I picked up on fedora-list.