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    slackware install help

    I am a big linux nooby ... i registered a few minutes ago and i didn't find any posts about my problem so .. anyway ... here is my problem..
    When i make my pc to boot from my slackware cd1 it doesn't boot from it ... it just says Searching for boot record from CD-ROM...Not Found ...
    and a friend of mine downloaded tha slackware from where i downloaded it .. and he has no problems installing it ... can u help me install slackware?
    if u can write just how to install it ... thanks

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    Linux Guru bryansmith's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    Did you burn the ISO images as images or did you just burn the single file to the CD? If you just burnt it as a single file, try something like burnatonce to burn it as an image since it must be burnt this way for installation to proceed.

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