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Old 08-06-2005, 04:57 PM   #1
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Linux Installation Probelm - "Invalid System Disk"

Hey everyone,

I just did an install of Linux on my crappy P2 400 computer and for some reason after the installation, everytime I boot the computer up it says "invalid system disk" It doesn't seem to be booting correctly. I tried using the rescue disk and doing a grub-install /dev/hda but that didn't work either.

Anybody have any ideas Smile

Thanks in advance for your help!

Old 08-06-2005, 05:30 PM   #2
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And your sure you don't have a disk in the floppy drive?

Also, you do have grub pointing to the correct hard drive correct?
Old 08-06-2005, 05:36 PM   #3
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You just had to ask it eh!?

Yeah floppy and cd-rom are empty. As for pointing to the correct drive, I believe so. Is there a certain directory it should be pointing too? Like a special kernel or something?

Thanks for your reply


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