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Re: [SLE] Which CD is the Live CD?
  • From: Ron Cordell <roncordell@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 09:51:43 -0400
  • Message-id: <200108291351.f7TDphI07601@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
OK, I've got the rescue system going. From there I should be able to move the
files of interest on the main drive elsewhere and then re-install SuSE. I
can't seem to determine how to mount the filesystems of the old system and
undo what I did. Any ideas here?

-ronc

On Wednesday 29 August 2001 09:23 am, Ron Cordell wrote:
> I did a stupid thing and updated the kernel image on my fileserver without
> thinking, from 2.4.0-4GB to 2.4.4-4GB. While this worked fine on two other
> machines, I installed the wrong image on the fileserver, and now of course,
> it won't boot, getting "Kernel Panic" messages.
>
> I think that the default kernel image on the SuSE 7.1 update/kernel ftp
> directory is for i686 machines, while I needed to use the i386 image on
> this machine - it is a Pentium 266.
>
> In any case, I can't seem to determine which CD out of the 7 is the Live
> CD. I need to boot into Linux, mount the root file system, and install the
> correct kernel. Which CD is it?
>
> Any other advice and name calling is welcome.
>
> -ronc

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