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Old 04-12-2007, 12:15 PM   #1
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Slackware 11 failed at boot install cd

After downloading the slackware iso and checking the checksum ok ...set boot priority dvd drive first and placed cd in drive ..reboot ...after about five seconds ...stops with

Code: ff 10 58 eb cf 90 57 56 53 86 74 24 10 89 f2 c1 e2 04 8d
<0> Kernel panic : attemted to kill init !

theres no option but to reboot and start again with same result ...

i have tried another cd from another source and this does the same

suse 10.2 on dvd and FC 6 on cd installed ok from same dvd drive no problem ..

advice welcome !
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Did you verify the md5sums of the burned CD/DVD ... I would do that.
Old 04-19-2007, 01:00 PM   #3
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slackware 11 failed at boot install

i checked the md5 checksum with hasher and it was not the same at all so now i will redo the d/l and start again ..!


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