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What do isolinux.cfg 'PXXX' variables for loading kernel do?
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ICPUG

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PostPosted: Thu 04 Aug 2005, 14:33    Post_subject:  What do isolinux.cfg 'PXXX' variables for loading kernel do?  

In various posts around these forums I have seen mention of various parameters to be used in conjunction with loading the kernal when for example doing a grub install. So far I have seen the following:

PHOME
PFILE
PSLEEP
PROOTFS

Has anybody produced a list of all possibilities with descriptions of what they mean?

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ICPUG

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PostPosted: Thu 04 Aug 2005, 14:50    Post_subject:  

My apologies.

I have found the page on the Puppy web site which discusses these items:

http://www.goosee.com/puppy/config-puppy.htm

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Flash
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PostPosted: Fri 05 Aug 2005, 00:49    Post_subject:  

Thank you for posting that you found the answer to your question. You get an 'attaboy.' Smile
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JaDy

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PostPosted: Fri 05 Aug 2005, 10:49    Post_subject:  

Built wiki page http://www.goosee.com/puppy/wikka/BootParms .
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PostPosted: Fri 05 Aug 2005, 19:13    Post_subject:  

Thanks JaDy.
Made a couple of minor updates. Hope you don't mind.

Does anyone know what the definition of PROOTFS should be?
The current text is out of date.
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BarryK
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PostPosted: Fri 05 Aug 2005, 21:00    Post_subject:  

If you have PFILE defined, then you don't need PROOTFS as it defaults to ext2.
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PostPosted: Sat 21 Jan 2006, 03:03    Post_subject:  

The newly updated and expanded Puppy Boot Parameters page is at http://puppylinux.org/wikka/BootParms.
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PostPosted: Sat 21 Jan 2006, 11:39    Post_subject:  

How about a PMOUSE?
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