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Re: Trouble installing hurd-F3-main

From: Dave McDonald
Subject: Re: Trouble installing hurd-F3-main
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2001 09:17:12 +1000

Thank you Ognyan. I'll try that this evening and let you know the
result. If it works, I might suggest to Peter that a few different
kernels be included on his CDs (in much the same way that we see special
versions of the Linux kernel for laptops, low memory environments, etc.
on Debian CDs.



Ognyan Kulev wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 12, 2001 at 06:35:58PM +1000, Dave McDonald wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have downloaded the hurd-F3-mail CD and used it to create installation
> > floppies.
> >
> > The floppies seem to install fine and the Grub boot floppy loads the
> > images from the /boot directory on the hard disk, but the boot stops
> > (without any error messages) after noting that 419 microcode
> > instructions have been loaded into the the Adaptec 2940U card.
> This is exactly the problem i had with the same Adaptec card.  You must
> cross compile GNU Mach under Linux and use it instead of the default in
> /boot.  See [1], and --aic7xxx option to configure is your case.
> [1]
> Regards
> --
> Ognyan Kulev <>, "\"Programmer\""
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