Installation RH9.0 on DELL PowerEdge 2200
Waldher, Travis R
Travis.R.Waldher at boeing.com
Tue Jun 7 23:16:00 UTC 2005
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rick Stevens [mailto:rstevens at vitalstream.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 07, 2005 11:03 AM
> To: Getting started with Red Hat Linux
> Subject: Re: Installation RH9.0 on DELL PowerEdge 2200
> Uher, Lubomir wrote:
> > Hello,
> > many thanks for your response.
> > I can boot only from floppy drive, because without driver RH9.0
> > recognize SCSI controller on DELL PC.
> > I mean, that CDROM drive isn't still working. System was recognized
> > ADAPTEC SCSI controller, but no SCSI CDROM drive. I supposed, that
> > found CDROM drive automatically.
> > Could you give some direction for this issue ?
> When the BIOS comes up on the machine, does the CD show up on the IDE
> controller or the SCSI controller? Does the BIOS even see the
> The RH9 CDs should absolutely recognize any Adaptec SCSI controller
> the 78xx or 79xx chipset. The floppy should also, if you used the
> bootdisk.img file to create it.
Beyond that, if the CDROM drive is functioning properly, the RH9.0 CD
should at least ATTEMPT to boot. You shouldn't need to use the floppy.
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