[Grml] Re: Trying grml2hd with qemu

T mlist4suntong at yahoo.com
Mon Jul 3 03:54:25 CEST 2006

On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 00:04:33 +0200, Michael Prokop wrote:

>> 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'.

I guess I have to create a partition then. thanks Michael.

FYI, I tried with tohd/fromhd without creating a partition, and it was
working fine...

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