Re: problems with IBM Thinkpad
When you boot from the floppy disk, why do you wanna pass the option
floppy=thinkpad ? Press simply enter -- what happens then?
On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, Rainer Hahnekamp wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I want to install the Debian distribution on my IBM ThinkPad 486/75 MHz. At
> first I wanted to create a dual boot system with MS-DOS & Linux, but got
> some problems during the installation. Now I deleted all my partitions and
> booted from the Rescue disc, because I can only use floppy discs. As the
> help file says I pass the parameter floppy=thinkpad to the installation
> process, but after that I get the error message: "Could not find kernel
> image: floppy=t.hin".
> As disc image I used the one from
> Can somebody help me please?
> -Rainer Hahnekamp
> P.S.: This is the third time I post this message, but I could not find it in
> your newsgroup If the reason is a problem with my newsreader program I
> apologize in advance for posting so often.
Probably because there is a FAQ ?