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Old 06-09-2006, 02:10 AM   #1
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burning a bootable cd with fedora core 5 iso


Hi I got problems burning a downloaded iso.
Ive downloaded a bordeaux-binary-i386 which consists of the following.

SHA1SUM
FC-5-i386-disc1.iso
FC-5-i386-disc2.iso
FC-5-i386-disc3.iso
FC-5-i386-disc4.iso
FC-5-i386-disc5.iso
FC-5-i386-rescuecd.iso

I got problems burning them using Nero and CD XP Pro 3. Those disks that i've burned were not bootable. Could somebody help me?

Thanks!
 
Old 06-09-2006, 02:33 AM   #2
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Are you sure you burned them as 'image' files, and not as the only file on a ISO-9660 filesystem? Common mistake, that. Also, I think the only bootable ones in the group are the rescue CD and the Disc 1.

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Old 06-09-2006, 02:43 AM   #3
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Is it by default if i choose on nero the option "burn image to disk"? no other settings to make, i mean...?that will make the disk bootable?
 
Old 06-09-2006, 02:50 AM   #4
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you need to select "burn image file" and pick ISO ...

What you're doing is to add the ISOs to a new CD project,
that won't work.

http://www.linuxiso.org/viewdoc.php/neroburning.html



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Old 06-09-2006, 11:25 AM   #5
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Download DeepBurner and Click BURN ISO TO DISC then select it and hit burn - easy peasy! much easeier than nero etc... and FREE!
 
  


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