[openbeos] Re: cross compiling

  • From: Fred K Ollinger <follinge@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 7 Oct 2002 16:43:16 -0400 (EDT)

> If you're willing to play about with repartitioning your hard-disc (or buying 
> a
> small new one) you can install BeOS PE onto partitions by
>
> --Burning beos.img (? the 0.5 GB file) as an ISO image on NERO.
> --Boot off of the CD
> --Install BeOS off of that onto the virgin partition.
>
> Your BeOS system will be the same as before - but with several gigs of room to
> play with. It's almost miraculous when it works.

This assumes that you have windows. If you have any unix based system do
this

dd if=/dev/hda5 of=/dev/hda6

assuming that

/dev/hda5 = old beos partition
/dev/hda6 = new beos partition

Don't do this if you don't know what you are doing!!

Fred


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