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Old 04-14-2008, 09:55 AM   #1
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boot problem: could not find kernel image: linux

I'm a new linux user and i'm tryng to install fedora 8 from dvd, but booting from dvd nothing works and i find this message :
could not find kernel image. linux
what i've to do??
please help me
Old 04-14-2008, 10:15 AM   #2
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Are you sure this is the right version for your architecture?
Some distros come with only 32 bit support, or you have to download a different version of the distro.

I looked at fedora's home. they do have different versions.
If you don't think that's your problem, try another live cd/dvd.

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Old 04-14-2008, 10:20 AM   #3
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Mmmm - after many years avoiding Redhat derived distros (since a total fsck-up on RH9), I too decided to try Fedora 8 last weekend.
What a bloody fiasco - totally unusable.

@cimegak, is that the only message you get ???. Just try hitting <enter>; any difference ???.
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I think that the i386 is the right on for my cleron m 1.3ghz
Hitting enter the computer re type the same line
culd not find kernel image: linux
i think it want the correct kernel addres from the dvd..maybe i'me


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