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Re: [alpine-devel] Alpine Mini coLinux image to start building your system.

From: Carlo Landmeter <clandmeter_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2010 10:00:25 +0200

On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 2:33 PM, Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-09-10 at 23:28 +0400, qnx4ever wrote:
>> Hello coLinux users,
>> I've created a start mini image of the Alpine Linux 2.0 only 1.52Mb
>> compressed size;)
>> Uploaded here http://www.megaupload.com/?d=ABEVBG9C
>
> I havent tested this since I don't really use windows, but I think this
> is very cool!
>
>> To install, please unpack coAlpine-2.0.7z to wherever you'd like
>> coLinux to live.
>> You will find three files in archive:
>> _start.bat  coLinux launcher, has to be updated to reflect path to
>> where colinux-daemon.exe is located.
>> alp.hda1  512mb ext2 image of the basic Alpine 2.0 install
>> coLin.conf   coLinux config file
>>
>> Please copy vmlinux from your coLinux installation into the same
>> directory and update _start.bat with proper path to colinux-daemon.exe
>>
>> To boot Alpine in coLinux, simply run _start.bat
>> Note error on loading modules during boot, you need fill
>> /lib/modules/2.6.26.8-co-0.7.7.1 with contents of vmlinux-modules.tar
>> from your coLinux installation.
>>
>> To switch filesystem to ext3 please run #apk add e2fsprogs && tune2fs
>> -j /dev/hda
>> And update fstab to reflect / being ext3, but not ext2
>>
>> Hope someone can find it usefull.
>
> Maybe create a wiki page for it?
>
> Thanks!
>
> -nc
>
>
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Seems Colinux is not 64b compatible. Else i would have tried it.

Carlo


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