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Re: Hurd Orientation


I downloaded the first Hurd CD from a mirror and installed it (following
the installation guide). It worked fine (after some 'fights' with grub -
I was using lilo...).

I could run the native-install script as mentioned in the guide.
However, yesterday, when trying to boot the Hurd, it hanged after the

Floppy driver(s): fd0 is 1.44M
FDC 0 is a post - 1991 82077

I suppose (as someone suggested in the #hurd) that the problem is in the
floppy disk controller. I can try to compile the mach without the floppy
(I have installed the Hurd in a toshiba laptop with a pluggeable floppy,
which is never used...) but I that is very strange as it worked

Does anyone have any other suggestion?


Luís Henriques

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