Bug 74758 - bootnet.img does not boot
bootnet.img does not boot
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
8.0
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux...
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Reported: 2002-10-01 10:20 EDT by Lee
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-01 10:20:54 EDT
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Description Lee 2002-10-01 10:20:48 EDT
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Description of problem:
On booting from the floppy made from bootnet.img.
downloaded from
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/8.0/en/os/i386/images/bootnet.img
The message is 
could not find kernel image: linux
boot:

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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download bootnet.img from 
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/8.0/en/os/i386/images/bootnet.img
2.Transfer the image to a floppy by using rawrite in windows or dd in linux
3.boot your PC from the floppy
	

Actual Results:  On booting from the floppy 
The message is 
could not find kernel image: linux
boot:

Expected Results:  The floppy should have booted.
and the Redhat Installation should have started.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-10-01 14:45:22 EDT
Perhaps the floppy in question is bad, or the download was not complete or
corrupted.

We have had no problems with the bootnet.img.
Comment 2 Lee 2002-10-01 17:07:35 EDT
Is there Any way to check if the downloaded file is good ?.
Like MD5

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