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Old 01-03-2002, 10:45 PM   #1
lawrie
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Registered: Jan 2002
Location: australia
Distribution: rehat/mandrake
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Angry mandrake install


hi to all
I have tried to install mandrake 8.0 on my pent pII 233

WITH NO LUCK
it will not boot. it starts to load then drops out with the following message
abnormal termination error 11
it then asks me to re boot
I have tried many different options to get it to load but no luck

I have loaded redhat on the same system with out any trouble
has any one out there had the same thing happen.
i am running win 98 128mg ram
2 drives 1x20gb 1x4.3gb
i need help badly
totally frustrated
lawrie
 
Old 01-03-2002, 11:28 PM   #2
Half_Elf
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Registered: Sep 2001
Location: Montreal, Canada
Distribution: Slackware; Debian; Gentoo...
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LOL

Very nice... and frustring of course.

Well try to reinstall but make a lilo floppy disk instead... In your msg we dont know if you install lilo (or grub) on your hard drive but if you haven't try to boot from floppy try it. I suppose Mandrake is on your little HD so hum it can cause prob for lilo maybe? Dunno really.
Try to give more detail,like what you see exactly on boot (do you see any others command before the fatal ones? how do you boot it? what's your hardware and do you install it custom.. dunno.. all you can say).

Sory if I cant help you more.
 
Old 01-06-2002, 02:46 AM   #3
hitesh_linux
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Smile help needed for Mandrake cd?

Hi lawrie ,

i have install Redhat 7.0,7.1,7.2.and i need Mandrake CD. you can help to get this one?please...
beac'z i wanted to install this.i am preparing for this certi.

Thanks

Hitesh
 
  


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