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Old 01-04-2002, 02:21 AM   #1
jimmytan
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cannot boot into linux ?


hi folks,

1. after installing caldera v 1.3 ; when i select linux native to boot
into , its fails .

i am using muti-boot .

any solutiuons ?

2. during the installation , i can not configure the LILO boot manager because the sectors exceed 1024 .


so, what can i do next ?



regards
jimmy

 
Old 01-04-2002, 04:42 AM   #2
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There are ways around the 1024 sector limitation.

Take a look at the following howto:
http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/Large-Disk-HOWTO.html
 
Old 01-04-2002, 06:15 PM   #3
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You might be better off just getting a more recent distro, the 1024 limit has been fixed for a while now, and using such an old distro will expose you to numerous security holes that have been patched since caldera 1.3.

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