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Old 07-07-2002, 02:47 AM   #1
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bunches of 01's when trying to boot

All I'm getting on boot up is a bunch of 01's across my screen. I reload Mandrake 8.2. It was working fine before now it's giving me this. Anyone got any advice for me, Please share it!!!!!!!
Old 07-07-2002, 05:56 AM   #2
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Are you getting any letters like LI?
Does it look like this:
If so,that usually means that LILO cant locate the kernel image.
Old 07-07-2002, 02:06 PM   #3
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Yes I have seen the LI and 01's. How do I fix this problem cause it was working!!!!!!!!
Old 07-07-2002, 02:11 PM   #4
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You'll need to boot off of the bootdisk you (hopefully) created during install and see about editing LILO or the applicable files to see what may be changed and fix it.


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