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Bug#68946: marked as done (Boot problem)

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Package: boot-floppies
Version: 2.1.8-1999-02-22

architecture:  i386
model:         Systemax, Athlon 550Mhz
memory:        128MB
scsi:          None
cd-rom:        ATAPI*2
network card:  None
pcmcia:        None

During intallation boot, my system hangs.  The last kernal message is:

md driver 0.36.3 MAX_MD_DEV=4, MAX_REAL=8

I have tried the following with no success
- booting from CD, from DOS, from floppy
- removing my modem, sound card, network card
- disabling the second CD drive with "hdd=none"

Please can you help??

Many thanks

Adam Shepherd

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Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2000 07:10:43 -0400
From: Ben Collins <bcollins@debian.org>
To: adam@a-p-s.org.uk, 68946-done@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#68946: Boot problem
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On Fri, Aug 11, 2000 at 11:56:46AM +0100, Adam Shepherd wrote:
> Package: boot-floppies
> Version: 2.1.8-1999-02-22
> md driver 0.36.3 MAX_MD_DEV=4, MAX_REAL=8

Very old set of boot-floppies. Use potato, which is probably going to
release before next week (unofficial word). I'm closing this bug report
since I know that the potato boot-floppies works around this.

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