USB-Boot with AmigaOS possible ?

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USB-Boot with AmigaOS possible ?

Postby zappa2009 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:51 pm

Hi X1000-Man & WoMan ;)

Is an USB-Boot with AmigaOS4.1.6 on X1000 possible? Not for now but in the Future ?

This would be very cool to setup an OS4.1-Rescue-USB-Stick ;)

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Re: USB-Boot with AmigaOS possible ?

Postby ssolie » Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:22 pm

Being able to generate a rescue USB mem stick and/or CD ISO is something we want to move towards.

Step 1 was to get AmiUpdate integrated into the OS... ;)

What I imagined is that we would create a Python script which performed whatever magic was necessary to create the rescue image. If anybody out there wants to take a crack at it I certainly wouldn't mind. This is something a knowledgeable 3rd party could whip up after all.
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Re: USB-Boot with AmigaOS possible ?

Postby zappa2009 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:22 pm

I think CFE must load the USB-Stack from OS4.1.6 and then boot amigaone.of
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Re: USB-Boot with AmigaOS possible ?

Postby kicko » Sun Jun 02, 2013 1:37 am

Having a rescue on usb stick would be perfect. Even more perfect on that amigaone usb sticks from amigakit. They are 16gb if i remember right. Would be nice with 32gb.
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