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Old 06-12-2003, 05:20 PM   #1
Adam3030
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Question "PRESS A KEY TO REBOOT" in RH9


Hey, me is total , but decided to start learning so downloaded Redhat 9.
I have the three CD's, but when I try to boot from the first CD I just get the message "PRESS A KEY TO REBOOT". That is the first and only thing I get. Of course I reboot, and same again. Even checked that I haven't mislabeled the CD's.
There were no problems in burning the iso's that I downloaded, but have still tryed downloading the first one again...... and same problem.

Am I being a REALLY dense Windows user( ), or is there summin else wrong.

Thanks, unleash your knowledge .
 
Old 06-12-2003, 06:02 PM   #2
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Was the download good?
Did you burn the iso file as an image? Read your cd burning software to make sure you burnt it correctly or it will be a non-bootable CD.

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