Re: Boot Failed with Debian >= 2; Toshiba
On Tue, Dec 21, 1999 at 07:22:02PM -0500, Nebu John Mathai wrote:
> > Have you tried $ syslinux -s /dev/fd0, or the same with a: instead of
> > the /dev/fd0 from dos? The -s option, if given, will install a "safe,
> > slow and stupid" version of SYSLINUX. That is of course after you make
> > the rescue diskette.
> > HTH... DaveW
> I just tried it ... still get the Boot failed as soon as my laptop reads
> the disk on startup.
> My desktop boots properly off the disk though.
Are you using the "tecra" kernel images to boot with?
Toshiba laptops seem to require them.