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Re: [suse-amd64] Suse9.1 Failed Install on SK8N
  • From: Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 May 2004 19:24:17 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <20040520192416.GC24379@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, May 20, 2004 at 03:16:42PM -0400, michael12@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> All,
>
> Thanks for the help. I may try that (although I have a number of images on my /boot drive - I'd hate to lose them). I was hoping to have the Suse boot info installed on a floppy disk, and I could just copy the info over from floppy to /boot without disturbing my current configuration.
>
> Does anyone know why the install program can't find /dev/fd0? Does Suse 9.1 have problems accessing /dev/fd0?

The installation system doesn't have a floppy driver on AMD64. That is why
the yast option doesn't work.

Once the system is installed and booted the floppy should work.

-Andi

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