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  1. #1

    Reg:RHEL v4.0 installation

    Hello all,

    i am trying to install RHEL v4.0 on windows based hp dx2255 pc and unable to do after few screans it showing the following message

    " unable to find any devices of the type needed for this insatallation type. Would you like to mannally select your driver or use a driver disk?"

    as i think it asking for STAT drive and hp doesn't support linux for this model ....

    could any one please help me how to go further....

    thanks for reply....

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2004
    arch linux
    Yes, it sounds like it's looking for SATA drivers.

    I think RHEL 4 had limited SATA support, but it was problematic at best for most users from what I've read. You'd have better luck with a later version of RHEL (or CentOS), or if you were to install a PATA drive. You could also check your BIOS settings to see if there an option there to allow you to use the SATA drive in a PATA mode.

    Maybe someone else can provide a better solution for you.

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