Re: Questions re kernel
Thanks to those who helped, I've replied to them individually off-list so as
not to be too repetitious.
> mount -t umsdos /dev/hdc1 /mnt/dosC
> mount: fs type umsdos not supported by kernel
... and of course I should have been using 'msdos' not 'umsdos'
> Secondly, I'm having to boot off the boot floppy (which takes forever) - I
> had this same problem with RH7.2, eventually fixed by installing GRUB. I
> presume GRUB will work with Debian?
Apparently it does, I'll be trying it. Thanks all for the information.
(The specific problem with booting off the hard disk, btw, was that (in
Debian) I just get LI 99 99 99 ..... on the screen, with RedHat I
just got LI or GR (depending which I selected at install time) and then
it hung. Installing GRUB myself fixed it.)