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1. 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 installed Solaris 2.4 in VMWare Fusion 5.0.2 on a MacBook Pro.
All went well, but after 'system ready' I get a 'console login' prompt.
But I never got to the point where I could set a name and password for that.
I can login as root. But that's all.
How do I get to... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: hansolo
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
4. Boot Loaders
I have kubuntu on my laptop and now I decided to switch to Windows 7. I made the bios settings properly (first choice is boot from cd\vd) but I see the error
" reboot and select proper Boot device or insert Boot media in select Boot device and press a key "
I have tried CD and... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: rpf
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
6. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
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)
Discussion started by: johncy_j
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am running EWS-UX/V (Rel 4.2) on NEC EWS/4800/330 station and I am having problems rebooting my station : I am getting the following message on display : BOOT : PANIC : File size out of range.
According to user guide, this error is occuring when a file exceeding the limit and/or... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: fredo
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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