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i need help...ive downloaded the linux iso files (shrike),mounted themwith daemon and put the bootdisk.img file onto a floppy disk....although when i try to boot from the floppy and start ...
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    linux setup failure!


    i need help...ive downloaded the linux iso files (shrike),mounted themwith daemon and put the bootdisk.img file onto a floppy disk....although when i try to boot from the floppy and start the installation process i get a error...something like linux....setup failure


    anyone know how i can sort this out please?

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    You need to give us the exact, entire error for that.

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    please do read this guide about asking questions. Good reading

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    the error i got was SYSLINUX 2.00 2002-10-25 BOOT failed

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    it would seem that your disk is unreadable. Have you checked so that the floppy is functioning correctly?
    Btw., why don't you just burn out the ISOs on CDs?

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    thanks for replying,what will i need to burn onto a cd?all of te contents or just the certain bootdisk.img files and stuff?

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    can anyone help me with that one please?^ im having trouble putting them onto a cd

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    Ok. I'll try. What software are you using to burn the iso's?

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    i use nero burning rom version 5.5.5.7.

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