On Tue, 2007-01-09 at 20:10 -0600, draykko(a)verizon.net wrote:
I'm trying to D/L and install Fedora 6 to my laptop, but after I
the image to a CD and put the CD in my drive, the system doesn't boot
off the CD. I've already checked that the BIOS is set to boot from the
CD. I have a feeling that the way I burned the image was incorrect, so
what I need to know is:
How do I burn the image files so that the computer will boot, off the
I have checked all over the RedHat site for instructions on how do to
this, and I've even consulted my RedHat Fedora Core 2 Bible (yes I've
still got Fedora Core 2 on my Laptop).
Please note that I'm quite spoiled, and coming froma Windows
background I expect STEP-BY-STEP instructions on how to do this, since
unlike Windoze, Linux is VERY complex in how we install programs.
Any help you can offer would be GREATLY APPRECIATED.
There is a document filed alongside the ISO images on most web mirrors,
called README-BURNING-ISOS.txt -- you might want to read it for more
This comes straight from the wiki version:
Paul W. Frields, RHCE http://paul.frields.org/
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Fedora Project Board: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Board
Fedora Docs Project: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/DocsProject