roger roger at eskimo.com
Mon Jan 29 06:30:50 CET 2007

Can somebody please update the Filo README file to including the
following concerning CD-ROM device file syntax?

ie. CD-ROM device is to be specified as "hdc1" and not "hdc"!

Following are the relevant Filo documentation clippings:

According to: http://te.to/~ts1/filo/CHANGES
"* Support for mounting boot disk image of El Torito bootable CD-ROM.
("hdc1" means the boot disk image of the CD-ROM at hdc.)"

However, I only see a very vague reference for the syntax of specifying
CD-ROM drives within Filo's README: 

"Notation of DEVICE for IDE disk and CD-ROM is same as in Linux (eg.
hda1 means the first partition of master device on primary IDE

With the above Filo README information, the user is going to think
"/dev/hdb" or "hdb" instead, FILO wants to see "hdb1"!

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Sun Jan 28 21:30:07 PST 2007
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