[openbeos] Re: haiku on a dedicated pc

  • From: "Dennis d'Entremont" <dennis.dentremont@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2008 19:30:07 -0300

On Sat, Jul 26, 2008 at 7:01 PM, DarkWyrm <darkwyrm@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Sat, Jul 26, 2008 at 3:39 PM, Dennis d'Entremont
> <dennis.dentremont@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > So I was wondering what would be the "easiest" way to install Haiku in
> it's
> > current state on a laptop that I have here but do not want to install
> Ubuntu
> > (or some other linux) to build it from scratch.
> My initial thought would be to dump the raw image to a flash drive,
> boot the target machine from a Zeta CD, mount the image on the flash
> disk and copy it over to the hard drive. Alternatively, you could use
> an R5 CD and a CDR of the image. The advantage of the second method
> would be you could also burn other software onto the CD alongside the
> image that you wanted on the disk. My $.02. :-)

Interesting. I might check this way out before setting up a build enviro. I
just didn't want to set up a whole build environment on this machine. At
least I still have my old userbuildconfig script hanging around somewhere


> --DarkWyrm

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