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Old 03-07-2009, 10:08 PM   #1
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Smile problem with debian 5 installation

I have a Raid supported pc which is installed with debian 4 and raid 1 configured on it. I tried to reinstall debian 5 by deleting partitions and raid 1 partition. its not booting as vmware not working on it
due to tcp stack failure. how can i restore it back to original.

One of my friend suggested me to wipe out the data by formatting with ntfs. should i do as below.

insert windows 2003 cd and format both hard disks with ntfs

try to reinstall debian 4..

kindly suggest me pls..... iam in big trouble

Old 03-08-2009, 08:11 PM   #2
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I hope you made a back up before undertaking this task?


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