mkbootdisk - Creates an initial ramdisk image for preloading modules

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2016.1
Repository ROSA Contrib Updates x86_64
Package name mkbootdisk
Package version 1.5.5
Package release 4-rosa2016.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 25.45 KB
Download size 13.71 KB
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The mkbootdisk program creates a standalone boot floppy disk for booting the
running system. The created boot disk will look for the root filesystem on the
device mentioned in /etc/fstab and includes an initial ramdisk image which
will load any necessary SCSI modules for the system.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mkbootdisk-1.5.5-4-rosa2016.1.i586.rpm 1.5.5 i586 ROSA Contrib Updates
mkbootdisk-1.5.5-3-rosa2016.1.x86_64.rpm 1.5.5 x86_64 ROSA Contrib
mkbootdisk-1.5.5-3-rosa2016.1.i586.rpm 1.5.5 i586 ROSA Contrib
mkbootdisk - - -


Name Value
cdrtools -
syslinux-nonlinux -


Name Value
mkbootdisk == 1.5.5-4:2016.1


Type URL
Binary Package mkbootdisk-1.5.5-4-rosa2016.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package mkbootdisk-1.5.5-4.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Contrib Updates repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install mkbootdisk rpm package:
    # urpmi mkbootdisk




2017-10-24 - Giovanni Mariani <> 1.5.5-4
- (2b6fe4b) Use new cdrtools package and avoid conflicts with it, bump version

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