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> No "kernel= " In Menu.1st, Booting Troubles
post Oct 3 2002, 09:38 AM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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I've installed Caldera OpenLinux Server 3.1.1 onto a clean harddrive.

At the very end of the installation, I get a "Some packages could not be installed" error. The machine reboots and I get a login prompt (I selected no graphics during the installation).

If I reboot after logging in, I get a GRUB > prompt. After looking at the contents of the menu.1st file, I've found their is no kernel = statement.

After searching the net for help, I've found that (at least it seems) there should be a kernel = vmlinuz-xxxx statement. Apparently this vmlinuz-xxx is the kernel file.

My problem is when I search the hdd (find / *vm*) I get a "No such file or directory" response.

??? HELP !!! ???
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post Oct 4 2002, 08:01 PM
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I sure do whats up?

(btw i hate grub.... always use lilo, tested and true)
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