F17 vs. Pentium 4

Michael Hennebry hennebry at web.cs.ndsu.nodak.edu
Mon Apr 2 16:30:47 UTC 2012

On Sun, 1 Apr 2012, Michal Jaegermann wrote:

> On Sun, Apr 01, 2012 at 10:05:50PM -0500, Michael Hennebry wrote:
>> This approximately what I'd been trying to do.
>> This is what I'd been using to try to boot F17-alpha:
>> title Install Fedora17 from iso
>> 	root (hd0,2)
>> 	find   /isolinux17/vmlinuz
>> 	kernel /isolinux17/vmlinuz askmethod
> AFAIK 'askmethod' is no longer valid.  Use repo=...

Arrrg.  Syntax!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

kernel /isolinux17/vmlinuz repo=hd:LABEL=/home1:/iso17/

> And why on earth you need "find"?  Either those files are there or
> they are missing and you will not boot.

I'd used it for debugging.  I'd forgotten to delete the following pause.

> Again.  This "/isolinux17/" is relative to (hd0,2). Right?

So right.

> If not then locations above are wrong.

Michael   hennebry at web.cs.ndsu.NoDak.edu
"On Monday, I'm gonna have to tell my kindergarten class,
whom I teach not to run with scissors,
that my fiance ran me through with a broadsword."  --  Lily

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