“KNOPPIX is a bootable CD with a collection of GNU/Linux software, automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals. KNOPPIX can be used as a Linux demo, educational CD, rescue system, or adapted and used as a platform for commercial software product demos. It is not necessary to install anything on a hard disk. Due to on-the-fly decompression, the CD can have up to 2 GB of executable software installed on…”
How on earth do you get your pc to boot from cd-rom? I tried to enter bios setup and set cd-rom as the first in boot sequence, but nothing happens!
i.e. I enter bios, set cd-rom, save setting exit. Reboot pc. CD rom starts whirring. Next thing I see is Windows 98 booting up again.
What am I doing wrong? Am I missing something?