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Re: The Driver Install Disk...

sector 19 ? Doesn't a normal MS-DOS floppy contains only 18 sectors ?
Are you using some special floppy and / or a special drive ? Perhaps you 
should try other floppies and and / or format one before you use it ?

> ok here's the message that I get every time I stick a drivers floppy 
> into my floppy drive during the install:
>    end_request: I/O error, dev 02:00, sector 19
>    end_request: I/O error, dev 02:00, sector 19
>    This isn't the driver's floppy. Please place the
>    drivers floppy in the /dev/fd0 floppy drive and try again.
> It doesn't matter if I try and make a new floppy.  I have done that 
> about five times now and I always get the same error message.  To top it 
> off I accidentally tried to boot my system with the drivers floppy and 
> what does it tell me... THAT IT'S THE DRIVERS FLOPPY!!!  What's the 
> deal, I am getting really frustrated.  If someone can help me I would be 
> very happy.  
> Thanks,
> Menwe.
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