module autoloading in slackware 8.1, was: Re: speakup.i SCSI problems

Gregory Nowak greg at
Mon Dec 30 20:17:31 EST 2002

Yes, I can bring up the zipdisk under DOS with no problem.
However, I fail to understand your suggestion of exchanging loadlin for linux.bat, since linux.bat relies on loadlin to get its job done.
In fact, you might call linux.bat a front-end to loadlin.


On Mon, Dec 30, 2002 at 05:39:08PM -0500, Jude DaShiell wrote:
> There's alot that can be done on the loadlin boot line.  Now I don't know
> if what's put on the boot line loads before during or after the kernel
> loads.  I've spent more time with lilo.conf.  In any event, if the zip
> disk can be made to come up under dos, your best way may be to use the
> linux.bat file in the linux directory zipspeak makes with necessary
> modifications and not use loadlin at all.
> -- 
> Jude <dashielljt(at)gmpexpress-dot-net>
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