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Re: DF <> SE Compatibility, Size compatibility with Debian, /HOME & other noobness?

On Mon, 14 Apr 2003 11:26:40 +0200
"ROTH,RALPH (HP-Germany,ex1)" <ralph_roth@hp.com> wrote:

> rr> > > I know I have to keep my vmlinux within the first 2GB 
> rr> of the hard
> rr> > > disk... I took great care to install everything in the 
> rr> sub-2GB part of
> rr> > > the 9GB disk but still it didn't load: "IPL error: bad 
> rr> LIF magic. Error
> rr> > > Reading IPL"
> rr> Actualy, to make sure I wasn't getting it wrong
> rr> I _exactly_ copied the example on the web-page.
> rr> 32Mb palo, 128Mb swap, 1GB /
> rr> I tried a few times w/ different configs too (swap
> rr> on other disk, ...) none worked.
> I had tried a lot of configurations, but only this one worked for me on
> my s712 box (make sure NOT to use ext3 on /boot):
I don't see any reason not to use ext3 on /boot (since I do so and it
works very well).

> Is there a good cockbook out there esp. for KDE2/keyb/mouse on s712,
> s720, s715 boxes???
If by cookbook you mean "PA-RISC/Linux Boot HOWTO", which is btw a
detailed installation howto, google would have given you the following
link (among others):

Thibaut VARENE
The PA/Linux ESIEE Team

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