Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Install Problem on Laptop
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 05:59:02
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Install Problem on Laptop by Gabriel Emerson
Gabriel Emerson wrote:

> Using the latest iso image (1.0rc3), the kernel boots, and then I get > the following lines, after which there is no further activity and the > cd-rom drive spins down: >
Hmm, rc3 was optimized for i686 systems, and uses instructions that do not run on an K6. The next prerelaese will be available for i486,i586 and i686 systems. Bye Achim
> > Remounting root fs read-write... > Let's begin... > > Mounting /proc... > Trying /dev/hdc... > CD found... > Associating loopback CD-ROM filesystem... > Success! > Success /dev/loop0! > Root changed ... > > --end output > > The system in question is a Compaq Presario 1247, with a 400MHz AMD > K6-2, and 96M of RAM, and > 20G IDE. Tried booting with and without my Linksys Etherfast 10/100 > PCMCIA card. > Previous kernels in the 2.4test series have worked on this machine. > > --Gabriel > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o >