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Bug#99926: Rescue boot disk error

Greg Leppert <leppy@oh.verio.com> writes:

> When trying to uncompress the kernel image from the Rescue floppy to boot
> and install a new Debian installation, I get a "Invalid compressed format
> (err=2)" and the system halts. I still have my HD formatted for a FAT32
> with WinME installed, which i plan to destroy and partition to Linux, if
> that might be creating a problem. I installed a 2.2r2 system a while back,
> and it booted fine, with the same setup.

Perhaps it was a bad floppy?  Have you tried a different floppy?

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onshore.com.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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