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Old 04-01-2006, 07:32 PM   #1
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not able to load fedora core on presario 7470

I have a Compaq Presario 7470 running windows xp pro. I have xp on one 20gb hard drive and am trying to load a fedora core based linux program on a second 20gb hard drive. I reformatted the drive, restarted computer with cd provided. I made it to the point in setup where you choose the package to install. Then it tells me I am trying to load this on a system that I cannot load it to. It doesn't tell me why. Any ideas?
Old 04-01-2006, 08:37 PM   #2
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You have to have Fedora Core installed on the drive to be able to run the program.


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