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hello I had knoppix 5 booting to on my IBM laptop but then I tried a cheat-code ,well several, I was trying to free up my dvd rom so I ...
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    wont boot from CD


    hello I had knoppix 5 booting to on my IBM laptop but then I tried a cheat-code ,well several, I was trying to free up my dvd rom so I tried "knoppix tohd " this sudo-install failed. Now it wont boot from the dvd rom it insists on looking for the cd in /dev/hda which is my hard drive.help please thx OK my mistake possible that knoppix 5 never ran and has nothing to do with boot parameters

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    Smile

    http://www.knoppix.net/wiki/Cheat_Codes

    Try using various cheat code:
    bootfrom
    nofstab
    -b

    Perhaps you should replace the MBR with previous MBR (Windows?).

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