[Grml] Trying grml2hd with qemu

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Mon Jul 3 00:04:33 CEST 2006

* T <mlist4suntong at yahoo.com> [20060703 00:01]:

> Is it possible to try out grml2hd with qemu?

> I tried with:

>   qemu -boot d -cdrom grml_0.7.iso -hda grml.img &

> but after 'grml2hd /dev/hda', it stops at the "making ext3 filesystem on
> /dev/hda". half hours later no progress. 

Did you create grml.img before booting ("qemu-img create grml.img $SIZE")?
And please create a partition on /dev/hda using cfdisk and then run
'grml2hd /dev/hdaX -mbr /dev/hda'.

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