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Re: Install rh9+xfs from the iso cd downloaded from sgi site

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Subject: Re: Install rh9+xfs from the iso cd downloaded from sgi site
From: "Patrick Vier" <patrick@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 14:09:10 +0100
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> ... Install rh9-xfs was done and finished correctly...
> Choose the LILO for boot loader during the install...
> ... after the reboot, nothing has changed....
> Black screen with grub in upper left...
>
> I don't understand why that grub text is displayed, i've forced lilo
during
> install ???????????
>
> Heuuu!!! I've not a diskett boot, cause the system told me that the kernel
> is too big for the diskett.
> Will Try to find something in the archives...
>
> But if you have some method that i can follow for boot my linux-xfs...
will
> kiss you feet... lol
>
> Patrick :)
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike Burger" <mburger@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "Patrick Vier" <patrick@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Friday, February 13, 2004 1:19 PM
> Subject: Re: Install rh9+xfs from the iso cd downloaded from sgi site
>
>
> > On Fri, 13 Feb 2004, Patrick Vier wrote:
> >
> > > Yes, grub seems not the good boot loader...
> > > Actually, i've restarted all the installs.
> > > 1- install RH8 with grub, just to check if HW no problem... OK, rh
boot
> > > normaly.
> > > 2- Upgrade RH8 to RH9 (standard) with grub as boot loader... OK rh
> reboot
> > > normaly.
> > > 3- Actually, i try to upgrade RH9 to RH9-XFS with the cd rh9+xfs...
and
> with
> > > this cd is not possible to upgrade the system... only install from
> > > scratch...
> > > ... So i will install it with lilo as boot loader... Hope that Linux
God
> be
> > > with me...
> >
> > Wasn't possible from the boot diskette, either...even though I issued
> > "linux upgrade" at the initial prompt.
> > --
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