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Old 11-22-2003, 09:55 PM   #1
flava
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Post WIN2k VMWARE with GUEST Slackware


How can i make a virtual disk which i can also partition manually?
This is what i have and want to do:

Win2k with VMWARE 4.0 workstation
Trying to install Slackware 9.1
I create a flat disk 400megs
I boot with the slackware cd then i want to partition the virtual disk but i get :
FATAL ERROR: Cannot open disk drive
press anykey to exit cfdisk _
However when i install RH with the diskdruid partitioning it creates the partitions.

What gives ?
 
Old 11-22-2003, 11:08 PM   #2
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Remove the SCSI hard drive image and make an IDE one instead and it should work.
 
Old 11-23-2003, 01:49 AM   #3
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Talking that worked

thanks
 
  


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