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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?
> Thanks
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.


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