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Date:      Fri, 29 Nov 1996 23:29:19 +0100 (MET)
From:      Robert Eckardt <roberte@mep.ruhr-uni-bochum.de>
To:        soren@ici.net (Tony Bettini)
Cc:        questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: QUICK QUICK question
Message-ID:  <199611292229.XAA01479@ghost.mep.ruhr-uni-bochum.de>
In-Reply-To: <329F5084.5090@ici.net> from Tony Bettini at "29. Nov. 96 16:04:20"

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> Hello. I have been reading about FreeBSD for awhile and have decided to install it. I 
> have downloaded all files i believe i need except one. One of the pages on your web page 
> [www.freebsd.org] stated that the 1st [not the boost disk] need to have the image file 
> root.flp which is in the floppies directory. I went to 
> ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/FreeBSD-2.1.6-RELEASE/floppies and it is not there. Where 
> can I find it? Or do I not even need it?

A quick answer:  You don't need it.  There is none.
                 (The boot disk will boost you. :-)

I checked http://www.freebsd.org/handbook/install.html and did not find it.
Perhaps this document was referring to an old version. (What's the URL ?)


Robert

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