LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 07-01-2003, 06:09 PM   #1
jhogge
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
RedHat 9 freezes on boot (Compaq Presario 905)


Hello,

I have installed RedHat 9 on a presario 905 notebook. Currently I am using grub as my bootloader. Grub boots WinXp with no problems. However, when I try and boot Redhat it freezes at:

mounting USB filesystem

Is there any arguments that I can pass to solve this problem?

Thanks,
Jason
 
Old 07-17-2003, 10:58 AM   #2
m_rajkarnikar
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
try linux noauto

or

linux nousb

during installation. it worked for me
 
Old 07-19-2003, 08:11 AM   #3
josejcs
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Spain
Distribution: Mandrake 9.1
Posts: 12

Rep: Reputation: 0
i think you have already installed rh9. When the grub menu appear select the red hat 9 line on this menu and then press 'a' and add nousb to the code line that has appeared,finally press enter
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mandrake 10.1 does not boot after install Compaq Presario neokarma Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 08-02-2005 10:46 PM
Can't boot from SuSe CD on Compaq Presario belliott4488 Suse/Novell 2 01-03-2005 08:43 PM
Installing Redhat 9 on Compaq Presario 1200 obashir Linux - Hardware 1 10-20-2004 05:21 AM
configuring wireless on redhat 9 for compaq presario 2500 varuni85 Linux - Wireless Networking 2 06-15-2004 11:51 AM
compaq presario 700 redhat help i netw0rk Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 10-04-2003 05:46 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:24 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration