Complete.Org: Mailing Lists: Archives: discussion: May 1999:
Re: [aclug-L] More on lost kernel

Re: [aclug-L] More on lost kernel

[Top] [All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index] [Thread Index]
To: aclug-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [aclug-L] More on lost kernel
From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: 15 May 1999 19:21:18 -0500
Reply-to: aclug-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx

To me, this sounds like a partitioning or LILO problem, although
without seeing the system itself, I can't say what.  Does the RedHat
install offer to make you a boot floppy, and if so, can you boot from

-- John

Wayne White <wwhite@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Ok folks, the latest. The young man tried to install with the
> same boot disk that I used to install last weekend. Same result.
> After he selects the option to install RH6.0 and it starts to
> try to load and uncompress linux it stops with the error message
> that the kernel can't be found. He's trying to set up a dual 
> boot with windows on a NEC machine. Any ideas what he might be
> doing wrong or why he might be having this problem. I really
> need to help this kid with this.
> Thanx,
> Wayne

John Goerzen   Linux, Unix consulting & programming   jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx |
Developer, Debian GNU/Linux (Free powerful OS upgrade) |
The 88,556,356th prime number is 1,793,485,619.

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]