Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 122255
memtest86 not working from the boot prompt.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:41 EST
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Description of problem:
Typing memtest86 either before or after pressing F2 produces the
following error message :-
could not fing kernel image: memtest86
The media checks OK as did the .iso that it was burned from.
all 4 .iso images were downloaded from the main download site.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot from disc #1 and at the prompt type memtest86
2.boot from disc #1 press F2 and as instructed type memtest86 at the
Actual Results: could not find kernel image: memtest86
Expected Results: memtest86 to run
also tried memtest86+ as this is what is now included but with the
same result as typing memtest86
i.e. could not find kernel image: memtest86+
Fixed in CVS
Confirmed fixed in Fedora Core release 2 (Tettnang). Typing
"memtest86" starts Memtest86+ as it should. This bug can be closed.