Does the fact that my cd-rom (unknown make ) is configured as drive d:
explain why the bootup cannot find said cd-rom? I'm using the Linux
Universe cd, the machine is a HP FORCE 845 cd . Again the cd is
configured as drive d: and the only reference to it during "regular"
startup is a mscdex driver in the autoexec.bat file. Any insight would be
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