[parisc-linux] CD-Rom installation troubles 785/C3000

Richard Hirst rhirst@linuxcare.com
Sat, 2 Feb 2002 14:13:13 +0000

On Sat, Feb 02, 2002 at 03:18:31PM +0100, DJ Tha Muggs wrote:
> Hi,
> I just started installing parisc-linux for the first time on my C3000.
> I Hooked up an SE SCSI CD-Rom to the narrow connector on the back.
> The systems sees the CD-Rom and also is booting fine from this CD-Rom.
> After partitioning the Harddisk and mounting it, it is ready to install the kernel.
> When i do this it asks me for the installation medium, this is my CD-Rom where i booted it from, but it is not able to find it.
> I went into the shell mode and did a DMESG, but i was not able to find my SCSI cd-rom in there :(
> Can anyone tell what goes wrong and tell me how to fix this?

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