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Old 06-07-2003, 05:21 PM   #1
Jordanl
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Red hat wont boot


I recently installed redhat 7.2 ( i realize that it is out dated) on a system and when it finishes going through post and my system info and trys to boot from hard drive all i get as a "L" and it just sits their, i have even installed it on diffrent hard drives and still nothing any suggestions.
 
Old 06-07-2003, 07:01 PM   #2
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old bios?

Are you using old hardware? Will your bios boot beyond 1024 cylinders?
 
Old 06-08-2003, 07:49 AM   #3
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hmm... try to post more info about your problem....
 
Old 06-08-2003, 09:15 AM   #4
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This sounds like you're getting the L99999999 message - you're not alone, this has been asked a few times here. A search of this site should help.
 
Old 06-08-2003, 09:41 AM   #5
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Try these 2 posts:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...&highlight=999

or

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...t=L99+99+99+99
 
Old 06-08-2003, 09:42 AM   #6
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http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...t=L99+99+99+99
 
  


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