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Godslas 07-10-2010 01:33 PM

Troubles Installing Slack - 13.1
 
I'm having troubles installing Slackware 13.1. The DVD boots up fine, but then when I go to load the hugesmp.s kernel, it seems to break. Sometimes it doesn't get past the "Loading /kernels/hugesmp.s/bzImage..." line.

Only twice have I gotten past that.

If I get past that, I get stuck after "Loading initrd.img...ready.". I've been searching for hours, and I haven't been able to find anything! Any suggestions?

UPDATE:
I just restarted it and tried using the "huge.s" kernel. Again, freezes at "ready".

onebuck 07-11-2010 06:20 AM

Hi,

You should not double post.
Reported!

trist007 07-11-2010 08:48 AM

Verify MD5 checksums, make sure the ISO you used to burn onto the DVD is not corrupt.

Mara 07-11-2010 11:03 AM

Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.

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