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I'm trying to install Debian Linux on a Compaq Prosignia VS. I cannot find
any info on the Compaq Site on installing Linux in any flavor in this kind
of machine.

I get trough the boot proces pretty easily until a partition needs to be
made and the system finds out it cannot find the HDD.
Probably it doesn't recognize the SCSI-controller.

The only clue I can find inside the system is a chip with NCR printed on it.

I've tried to use the boot-argument for an NCR-based SCSI controller :
However without any result. I get an error "Could not find kernel image:

Can anybody help me? In my opinion it's a shame to throw away this server
while it still is good enough for Linux.

If you need any additional information about the machine, let me know.

Best regards

Marcel Verdonk


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