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Old 02-26-2005, 08:39 PM   #1
severino42
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Can not boot from red hat cd w/ iso image


I am installing red hat on my winXP machine. It will not boot the iso image. It tries to boot from the CD, but gives an error message. I have downloaded the iso image and created the CD under winXP.

Thanks in advance. Any help is appreciated.
 
Old 02-26-2005, 08:50 PM   #2
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Please list the version number of the software you are trying to install.

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Old 02-27-2005, 06:19 AM   #3
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Oops, this is red hat 9.0

Booting red hat 9.0 from iso image, I get an error, before red hat 9.0 comes up.

I can remove the CD and manually re-start the machine, which boots into winXP.

Thanks,

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Old 02-27-2005, 07:53 AM   #4
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Can you post the error? So it did recognize the CD and start from it? Did you check the MD5 sums to see if your download wasn't corrupt.
 
  


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