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Old 06-27-2003, 07:07 PM   #1
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Post bootable linux 9.1 using nero


hi, i downloaded the linux 9.1 .iso files off the website all three cd's, and im trying to install it on a different computer with no os or nothing, so i need it to boot in dos to install, i have nero 5.5 and i cant figure out how to make it boot, i already wasted 5 cd's on it and i need to get this done by tomarrow, please help me...
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:19 PM   #2
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come on please help me, i really need it
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:33 PM   #3
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more info ...what ditro?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:36 PM   #4
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i have mandrake 9.1 and a 650mhz p3 system 10gb hd and i need help thx for respond
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:39 PM   #5
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you expect an answer within 12 minutes? wow, that's impatient. just follow the instructions at http://linuxiso.org and you'll be fine.
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:40 PM   #6
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if you did burn the iso files already then all you need to do is boot that machine ..press delete till you get to the dos settings and change the boot up to cdrom.. so it will boot up from the cd not floppy....
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:41 PM   #7
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ive done that, sorry if i seem impaitient to i guess i kinda am, cause i have to get this done by tomarrow for a gift, sorry
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:42 PM   #8
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what happens when you do that?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:42 PM   #9
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but with the nero they have diff options like mode 1/2 and iso dos asciII and stuff and i dont know what to set them all to please more help, i have changed my boot devices, it boots other cd-roms to like windows
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:43 PM   #10
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it just says operating system not found, like it does not see anything there so moves on to hd
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:46 PM   #11
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did nero gave you any errors while burning?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:48 PM   #12
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nope
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:48 PM   #13
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but i burnt it 5 diff times in 5 diff ways and none of them had errors
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:51 PM   #14
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first stop wasting cds , thats not it ...

is that a new hd? or you formatted?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 07:52 PM   #15
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formatted
 
  


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