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Old 12-28-2007, 10:17 PM   #1
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Question Problem installing Slackware 12 frm DVD


I am using slackware-12.0-install-dvd.iso, when i boot frm DVD i get an error msg :

Unknown keyword in config file.
Unknown keyword in config file.
Unknown keyword in config file.

Could not find kernel image : linux

I tried to google the problem bt found that in FC 7 one can get over it by changing the path at boot promopt, Can neone help me with the same in Slalckware 12 ?
Old 12-30-2007, 07:21 AM   #2
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Type "hugesmp.s" (without quotes) at the boot prompt.
Old 01-10-2008, 10:45 PM   #3
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Unhappy This doesnt work

I tried it bt it gives an error msg "Could not fine kernel image : hugesmp.s"

any other suggestions ?


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