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I've just installed slackware 10.0, and it gets past lilo and shows lots of text, starts to boot, but then looks for a floppy boot disk, or something similar. I ...
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    Slackware booting without floppy


    I've just installed slackware 10.0, and it gets past lilo and shows lots of text, starts to boot, but then looks for a floppy boot disk, or something similar. I don't have a floppy drive, someone please help!

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    don't use slack myself but you should have been given the option of installing a boot loader into the MBR

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    I have installed the LILO boot loader, it gets past that, starts to boot Slackware, then complains about lack of boot disk in the floppy drive.

    HHHHEEEELLLLPPPP :P

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    Sorted it, removed the option of making a bootdisk during the install.

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    i couldn't find to install a boot loader

    i couldn't find to install a boot loader in time what slackware install on my pc pentium mendocino 433 mhz 128 mb ram 4mb video ram


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    how can i compile a boot loader for my sys linux is on /dev/hda
    .....ext3 system file

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    Starting to seek the page http://freshmeat.net/projects/lilo/
    Just a Newbie....Looking 4 Info....

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