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Old 01-08-2008, 03:47 PM   #1
huafist
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Booting from CD with slack 12


Apparently I'm having an anneurysm or something.

I've downloaded the ISO's for slackware 12. Install 1 and install 2. I burnt the images to CD, and I can read the contents of said CD's fine. But I can't boot disc 1. What am I doing wrong? I've never had this problem loading slackware before.
 
Old 01-08-2008, 04:00 PM   #2
huafist
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Nevermind. Apparently this machine has a retarded BIOS. I wrote an sbootmgr image from isolinux/ on disc 1, and used it to boot the CDROM, and it booted fine. You can ignore this thread now

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