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Re: Installing problems on X22

On Sunday 16 December 2001 16:17, Ross Burton wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just tried to install Debian onto my X22 laptop.  I booted the
> CD but the kernel hangs on "md driver...".  Does anyone know how to
> get around this?  I could install RH72 which LinuxCare say installs
> fine, but I'd rather stick with Debian.
> Thanks for any help,
> Ross

Hi Ross,

I've read on the list that it's possible to boot with a different 
debian CD. It seems there're different boot kernels on different debian 

Alternatively you can try to use different boot disks. There're some 
unofficial boot disks floating around with reiserfs or ext3 support for 

IIRC the md driver is for logical volumes or raid. May be the recovery 
partition caused the md driver to hang.



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