Re: Rescue disk and Thinkpads (problem identified).
Rob Browning <email@example.com> wrote:
> Bruce Perens <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Install a bzImage kernel on the hard disk using LILO, and see if it will
> > boot. If it boots, it's only a problem with the floppy bootstrap. All of
> > our kernels are bzImage, so that should be easy to test.
> Tried it, and it hangs when booting bzImage from the hard drive too.
Well, i had trouble booting a toshiba tecra with bzImages except via
loadlin. The solution was to use a simple zImage instead of the
bzImage. Now, lilo, syslinux, etc all work.
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