Re: I need help.
On Tuesday 02 November 2004 13:13, Mole lord wrote:
> Hello all,
> My name is Cameron Ball, and i've recently had an interest in linux.
> I've downloaded the Debian distro image. And i've made a clean
> partition on my main hard drive. So, i then burnt the image onto a
> disk, and attempted to boot it. Nothing happened. So i thought it
> may be that my BIOS may not be set to boot from cd, so i checked, and
> it was set to boot from cd, but just to be sure, i made it the first
> boot device. Then i reset. still nothing. So, then i thought it may
> be because i had burnt it onto an CD RW, so i did it on a regular CD
> R. Still nothing. I have read through the installation manual, and
> can;t see anything of useage.
> Can someone please help me out?
Are you sure you burned it as an ISO image, or did you put the file
onto a new filesystem on the CD? If you did the latter, do the former.