Help with first time slackware install..

Help with first time slackware install..

Post by Timothy N Riorda » Tue, 19 May 1998 04:00:00

OK, here is the deal.  I found an old 386 collecting dust in my attic, so
for lack of anything better to do on a sunday night I decided to try and
put Linux on it.  I followed the instructions and created a bootdisk using
bare.i from the bootdsks.144 install directory (using rawrite.exe from
linux cd), when i tried to boot the 386 with the nothing happend but the
letter 'L' then 'I' appeared and than nothing else?? what am I doing

                        Timothy N. Riordan
    Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science



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