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Old 03-08-2004, 02:51 PM   #1
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how to switch back to kernel 2.4?

Im having problems trying to get to the install screen on mandrake guessing its a conflict with 2.6 I pressed F1 and there,s a help menu that basically gives you commands to type. (alternate boot methods.)

I wanted to know whats the command to load the 2.4 kernel to the installer rather the default 2.6 kernel?

Old 03-09-2004, 12:04 PM   #2
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I don't think the kernel is the problem. Mandrake 10 is released with 2.6.2 so there should not be any problem within the distro. I suspect that either you have a bad download (check the md5sum) or you have hardware that is not supported (check

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