When you do a "dir" on the CD or floppy disk (or an ls in Linux or
using Windows Explorer), do you see a single file (fdbootcd.iso or
freedos_beta9.dsk)? If so, then you created the floppy disk wrong
or burned the CD wrong.
To burn a bootable CD, if you are using WindowsXP, you can download
the "PowerToy" to burn the cd:
Make sure to get the correct version. Remember, you should NOT
see the file fdbootcd.iso on the CD!
To create a bootable floppy disk, you can use the Windows program
It's pretty intuitive. You just give it the image file name and
the destination floppy drive name.
Are you using Windows or a different operating system to create the
floppy/burn the CD?
ho kok foo wrote:
i have downloaded both fdbootcd.iso and frredos_beta9.dsk. How do i make bootable cd or disk from these files?
tried copying freedos_beta9.dsk to Diskette and burning fdbootcd.iso to CD.
Both not bootable. Where have i gone wrong?
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