[Quantian-general] MD5SUM errors
edd at debian.org
Sat Dec 17 05:59:31 UTC 2005
(resending, forgot to CC the list)
On 16 December 2005 at 17:35, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
| Interestingly enough, the way I stumbled on this solution was to reboot
| after the kernel panic and hit "F2" and "F3" to see what the boot
| options were. I saw "knoppix testcd" to test the integrity of the burn,
| and went for it. Surprisingly enough, everything came up roses. :)
| Dirk, is it expected behavior to require the user to type in something
| at the boot prompt? My recollection is that Knoppix and its derivatives
No, it's not.
| come up with "sensible defaults" if you just hit "Enter" or if you let
| it time out. I haven't done much with Knoppix 4.0.2 yet; I use Knoppix
| as a rescue CD at work and 3.6 boots just fine on all of our systems. :)
I tend to test this by booting directly off the KNOPPIX files inside the iso
(using a method described in one of the HOWTOs) so I didn't see this.
| Gill, Jack wrote:
| >Typing "knoppix lang=en" at the boot prompt solved the kernel panic
| >problem. Thanks, all.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
-- Thomas A. Edison
More information about the Quantian-general