Diskless Windows??

Oleg Goldshmidt pub at goldshmidt.org
Fri May 7 00:46:00 CEST 2004

Adam Sulmicki <adam at cfar.umd.edu> writes:

> seems to me like this solution basically redirect BIOS I/O interrupts.
> What happens once Windows boots up and attempt to access hardware directly
> without BIOS calls in between? Is Windows smart enough to work by default
> with hdd (for example : what about swap?)

You have to solve the problem at BIOS time and at OS time,
obviously. Google for "Windows iSCSI" to get an idea of iSCSI support
in Windows. Booting is more complicated for a variety of reasons.

Oleg Goldshmidt | pub at NOSPAM.goldshmidt.org

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