Bug 60645 - install cd will not boot
Summary: install cd will not boot
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7.3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-03-04 02:44 UTC by Donald Harper
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:40 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-03-04 02:44:13 UTC
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Description Donald Harper 2002-03-04 02:44:08 UTC
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Description of problem:
Install CD will not boot

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.insert CD
2.power on
3.does not boot of CD
	

Actual Results:  no boot.

Expected Results:  boot to installer

Additional info:

This is a fairly new laptop, but the BIOS apperantly does not like booting from
a 2.88M boot image.  The system will boot RH 6.2 just fine.

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-03-04 20:33:38 UTC
There are laptops which do not boot the 2.88M image properly.  You can work
around this by booting from floppy.


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