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Re: 2.6 kernel changes

Steven Pritchard wrote:
> Dave Jones just posted a really nice summary of the changes in the 2.6
> kernels to the linux-kernel mailing list that I highly recommend
> reading (if you care about such things).
> Rather than include the whole thing here (it is long), here's a link
> to the post in one of the l-k archives:
>   http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-kernel&m=106752376605841&w=2

Some of you guys follow kernel dev more closely than I do.  So, do any 
of you know off the top of your head why "Direct booting from floppy is 
no longer supported.  You should now use a boot loader program 
instead."?  I kinda liked being able to "dd if=path/to/bzImage 
of=/dev/fd0" to make a rescue disk, while it's a minor pain to use lilo...


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