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Old 07-19-2004, 06:38 PM   #1
phosix
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Exclamation Mandrake v.10 Booting CDs


Hi, i burn Mandrake Official Linux v10... the problem is when i boot (already setted the BIOS for reading first the CD-ROM) the CD doesnt boot.. so i use a Floppy Disk, and it boots, BUT when it reads the CD #1, it says "IT SEEMS NOT TO BE A MANDRAKE LINUX INSTALLATION CD" or something like that...
so.. i'm stuck there...
I burn the cds with NERO, Data CD..
Any help ??
I'll apprecciate..
Thanks every one.
phosix
 
Old 07-19-2004, 06:55 PM   #2
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In nero there should be an option for burning an image (disc image or something like that) in one of the menus. When burning ISOs, you should use the 'burn image' method and not the data cd method. I think that's your problem.
 
Old 07-19-2004, 06:59 PM   #3
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i just pointed someone to this guide a cople of days ago

http://www.ahead.de/us/631945920618980.html

hope that helps.
good luck.
 
  


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