Bug#36412: marked as done (Unable to boot from Hard drive after installation)
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Subject: Unable to boot from Hard drive after installation
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Package: Debian 2.1,
Machine: 486dx266 on a TEN motherboard, 850MB conner HD.
I have just installed debian on this machine from the 260MB dos partition(hda1)
The installation proceeds fine, but when I reboot I am faced with the following prompt
If I press F, I can boot from the floppy. If I press A I get the following prompt
And if I then press 1 it boots successfully into MS-DOS, but this is all I can do.
My other partitions are
IF I boot from the custom floppy made during the install process then everything works fine...
I have not included my kernel as the same problem occured with an earlier version of debian as well...
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Subject: bugs fixed in previous upload
From: Adam Di Carlo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 15 Mar 2000 03:04:14 -0500
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We believe the bug you reported has been fixed as of the Potato boot flopppies,
version 2.2.8. Please let us know if not.
Remember that often bugs are filed against boot-floppies, when the should
be filed against modconf, base-config, kernel-image-2.2.14, or other
related packages. Please do you best to track down which package is the
culprit when creating bugs.
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>