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Hey guys, Just wanted to tell you that i have upgraded my system. Its Intel DG965RY motherboard Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz 2gb ram 250HDD sata "also a D link ethernet ...
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    Exclamation slackware setup is not detecting DVD rom


    Hey guys,

    Just wanted to tell you that i have upgraded my system.

    Its
    Intel DG965RY motherboard
    Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz
    2gb ram
    250HDD sata
    "also a D link ethernet card"(as i had a problem in past with some fake silan ethernet adapter not detected by the system anyway)

    now the problem is that
    my setup is not detecting the dvd rom
    of my system
    i try to copy paste all cd content to one of the hard disk
    but not able to do it
    please help!!!!!!!!
    System Configuration
    OS#Windows Xp pro Sp2
    Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz
    Intel motherboard DG965ry
    Nvidia graphic card 512mb
    2 gb ram
    250gb Sata segate HDD
    160gb sata segate hdd
    D link ethernetcard
    Lg dvd writer
    Lg cd writer

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    slackware setup is not detecting DVD rom

    hello , sorry my bad english , i think you need to add your dvd drive to /etc/fstab

    ckt1g3r

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    Alright let me explain this more clearly

    i had just upgraded my pc
    its now
    Intel DG965RY
    Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz
    2Gb DDR2 ram
    250gb HDD

    D link Ethernet card
    Sony DVD writer
    Lg Cd writer

    its runing fine on crystal Xp
    now the problem is this
    when i try to install Slackware 12
    when it comes to chose source to installation
    the system does not detect the DVD writer
    if i accept install from a HDD
    ( i copy pasted all the folders of slackware 12 DVD to 1 of my 10gb HDD)
    the system detects it
    but
    after the software to install window
    it shuts down
    by giving the message installation check complete please reboot
    when i reboot all starts again
    help needed
    badly
    System Configuration
    OS#Windows Xp pro Sp2
    Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz
    Intel motherboard DG965ry
    Nvidia graphic card 512mb
    2 gb ram
    250gb Sata segate HDD
    160gb sata segate hdd
    D link ethernetcard
    Lg dvd writer
    Lg cd writer

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