If you are planning to run Linux on a standard Alpha based system, then there are pre-built "standard" MILO images that you might use. These (along with the sources and other interesting stuff) can be found in ftp://gatekeeper.dec.com/pub/Digital/Linux-Alpha/Miniloader.
images subdirectory contains a directory per standard system
(eg AlphaPC64) with MILO images having the following naming convention:
MILO- Miniloader executable image, this image can be loaded in a variety of ways,
fmu.gz- Flash management utility,
MILO.dd- Boot block floppy disk image. These should be written using rawrite.exe or
test-images, like the
contains a directory per standard system. These images are somewhat
experimental but tend to contain all the latest features.