Testing your emergency boot floppy disk set
After you create your emergency boot floppy disk set, verify that
you can boot from it and read from backups:
Log in as root.
Shut down the system by entering /etc/shutdown.
At the prompt to reboot, insert your boot floppy disk in the
floppy disk drive and press <Enter>.
Boot: prompt, press <Enter> to boot from the floppy disk.
When prompted, insert the root floppy disk and press <Enter>.
When you see the system prompt, verify that you can access your
floppy disk or tape drive; follow the steps in
Adding files to the root floppy disk
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003