LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-23-2003, 02:26 PM   #1
sankar555
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Posts: 6

Rep: Reputation: 0
Redhat 8.0 Boot problem


I installed redhat 8.0 on AMD athlon/ASUS A7N266. Initially had problem with grub .92 but after installing .93 it started booting but the system hangs at
checking root file system.

Any inputs pls...
 
Old 06-27-2003, 02:12 PM   #2
slam
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Posts: 36

Rep: Reputation: 15
maybe

did you fill your /root drive
I downloaded a bunch of files to root instead of partition home and it hung at boot. may be worth checking?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 02:35 PM   #3
masand
LQ Guru
 
Registered: May 2003
Location: INDIA
Distribution: Ubuntu, Solaris,CentOS
Posts: 5,522

Rep: Reputation: 58
before this, does it load all ur partitions i.e.root partition and the swap parttion and it start some disk check
 
Old 06-27-2003, 08:12 PM   #4
sankar555
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Posts: 6

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
1. It is a fresh install..so there is no question of filling the /root.
2. All the steps till "checking root file system" are done in order.

Thanks for your replies...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
redhat boot problem rahimzai Red Hat 2 10-17-2005 01:10 AM
problem, dual boot, xp/redhat, cdtray kept ejecting, del redhat part. wont boot a OS mraym84 Linux - General 2 08-22-2004 02:46 PM
Redhat 8.0 Boot Problem Apollo77 Linux - General 2 02-21-2003 10:22 PM
Redhat boot problem NetScripter Linux - General 13 06-25-2002 04:47 AM
redhat boot problem gamenutt Linux - Newbie 4 03-11-2002 07:25 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:15 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration