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Old 05-05-2005, 02:53 PM   #1
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Slackware cannot boot from the hd and my mouse doesn't work


First Problem:
When I finished installing Linux-Slackware, the system rebooted, but it didn't work without the CD inside de CD-rom. Everytime I tryed to boot it from the HD it doesn't work.

Second Problem:
After giving up from booting from the HD, I let it start from the CD, but my moiuse didn't work too. In fact it desapeard from the screen.

I'm a newbie at Linux and its distributions, so please anyone help me!!!!!

Thanks,

Manuela.
 
Old 05-05-2005, 03:23 PM   #2
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What error are you getting when you try to boot to the hard drive? We'll need more specific information in order to help you.
 
Old 05-05-2005, 03:26 PM   #3
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Hi, and welcome to LQ and the Slackware Community :)

In terms of problem #1 ... maybe it's like here?
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...63#post1596463



Cheers,
Tink
 
Old 05-05-2005, 03:40 PM   #4
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How did you set up lilo? Did you install it on the MBR or root partition?
 
  


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