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Old 07-01-2003, 07:09 PM   #1
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RedHat 9 freezes on boot (Compaq Presario 905)


I have installed RedHat 9 on a presario 905 notebook. Currently I am using grub as my bootloader. Grub boots WinXp with no problems. However, when I try and boot Redhat it freezes at:

mounting USB filesystem

Is there any arguments that I can pass to solve this problem?

Old 07-17-2003, 11:58 AM   #2
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try linux noauto


linux nousb

during installation. it worked for me
Old 07-19-2003, 09:11 AM   #3
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i think you have already installed rh9. When the grub menu appear select the red hat 9 line on this menu and then press 'a' and add nousb to the code line that has appeared,finally press enter


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