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Forum: Installation/Configuration 27th October 2005, 08:49
Replies: 13
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Posted By Tbagz
Ha, yeah I heard I should not start with gentoo....

Ha, yeah I heard I should not start with gentoo. but I have heard good things. We'll see. i may start to fell the same way after one or two more of these. I think my main problem is not the version...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 26th October 2005, 08:22
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
thanks machine, what you said seemed to work but...

thanks machine, what you said seemed to work but on par with my current streak with gentoo I type boot and it seems to hang there. so I may just hang it up and begin from the begining again...lol....
Forum: Installation/Configuration 25th October 2005, 02:16
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
ok so instead of default 0 timeout 20 ...

ok so instead of
default 0

timeout 20

splashimage=(hd0,0)/grub/splash.xpm.gz

title=Gentoo Linux 2.6.12-r6

root (hd0,4)
Forum: Installation/Configuration 22nd October 2005, 10:51
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
well I did this: default 0 timeout 20 ...

well I did this:

default 0

timeout 20

splashimage=(hd0,0)/grub/splash.xpm.gz

title=Gentoo Linux 2.6.12-r6
Forum: Installation/Configuration 22nd October 2005, 09:44
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
one more question about grub If my root...

one more question about grub

If my root partition is /dev/hda5 =(hd0,4) and grub is acking for root in the conf do i write (hd0,4) or is it asking for boot, when it says root? IO am getting...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 22nd October 2005, 09:34
Replies: 0
Views: 3,726
Posted By Tbagz
installing Gentoo.....still

I think I wore out my welcome over at gentoo.org. lol they quit answering me...I hope I dont do that here. but any way I am in /etc/rc.conf
and I am setting unicode to yes. so i can mess around with...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 21st October 2005, 10:06
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
how do I get it to install with out acessing the...

how do I get it to install with out acessing the floppy?

I tried grub --no-floppy and now im in grub but I dont think it is installed......
Forum: Installation/Configuration 21st October 2005, 09:59
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
ok i see now. it is tryint to install grub to...

ok i see now. it is tryint to install grub to fd0, my floppy drive...lol
how o i get it to stop. and install to (hd0,0)?
Forum: Installation/Configuration 21st October 2005, 08:25
Replies: 13
Views: 9,964
Posted By Tbagz
Installing Gentoo, grub help.

I just ran the "grub-install" and got this back:
end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
end_request: I/O...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 14th October 2005, 08:03
Replies: 5
Views: 5,263
Posted By Tbagz
Well, Thanks again for your help. and just...

Well, Thanks again for your help. and just because I am curious....What do you think of this Fluxbox (http://www.fluxbox.org/) and those type of deals? They look really good. but Im sure I am months...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 13th October 2005, 09:26
Replies: 5
Views: 5,263
Posted By Tbagz
Thanks for your quick reply. Can I just partition...

Thanks for your quick reply. Can I just partition it through dos/command line? Or do I have to buy ths $60.00 partition magic to start using linux?

And about the version, I dont know. A friend...
Forum: Installation/Configuration 12th October 2005, 11:41
Replies: 5
Views: 5,263
Posted By Tbagz
New to linux quick question....

I am thinking of setting up a dual boot sysytem with xp and red hat 7.3. Can I do this with NTFS? thanks for any help.
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