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I have a problem with my machine that won't boot properly.
The story is that I installed a software called apcupsd, which is a control application for my APC battery UPS. I have used version 3.14.10 earlier, but as part of restoring my previously crashed os harddrive I wanted to... (18 Replies)
Discussion started by: Zorken
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hello and thanks in advance for any help anyone can offer
Hopefully this is a simple question but is the Volume Boot Record (VBR) only used in Windows? I've seen references to it in relationship to Windows & not Linux... but I'm not sure if that means it's unique to Windows or not. If it is... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bodisha
I am running into a some problems creating a dual boot system of 2 solaris instances using ZFS file system and I was wondering if someone can help me out.
First some back ground. I have been asked to change the file system of our server from UFS to ZFS. Currently we are using Solaris... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: estammis
I am trying to install Solaris x86 using the Jumpstart server. I run the add_install_client command with appropriate options, and reboot my x86 Target box. The installation starts fine and unattended. After the installation completes and the target goes for a re-boot, it does not boot from the HDD... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: hemalsid
I have to install Solaris 10 (for x86 CPU) on my pc.
How can I do a dual boot solaris and Windows 7, on the same hard disc?
I searched here, but it works with windows NT, not Seven.
May I use a bootloader? How I can do it?
Thank you in advance for any answer! :) (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: mghis
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I have an HP NetServer LH3 which is exhibiting an error during the boot process. I am getting the following messages, none of which I've seen before
1. WARNING: SCSI adapter: Cannot install intr vecno=12 type=4 IPL=5 Vector 12 is private
2. WARNING: "TEST_UNIT_READY" Command timed 11 seconds... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: slant-40
I have a sun blade-1000 for labs only, with 73G hd loaded, which boot block installed on slice 0. I'm confused by setting "boot-device" value in obp, which my question as follow:
in ok mode, I got device alias like this:
as I know the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: netshu
When I installed the SOLARIS 10 OS first time, the desktop would not start up, this was because of network setup. Reinstalled worked. After a week due to some problem I had to reinstall OS, installation went fine and but when i reboot I get this error.
cannot find mis/krtld
boot error loading... (0 Replies)
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Well, I formatted my entire harddrive (40gig), partitioned it into three partitions, FAT32 for WindowsXP (30 gig), Linux ext3 (7gig), and Linux swap (about 500mb). All this with PartitionMagic 8.0 and it took hours. After all that, I installed the "publishers version" of Red Hat with ease. I was on... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: chutt
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Just wondering about to things with the bootup.
First one is. When you boot Solaris, the background is white and text black. Is it possible to change this so that the text it white and background is black? I don't have any idea how to do this one. So if anyone does please let... (2 Replies)
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