Unfortunately, whereas I usually make notes of all things when I try them out, in this case I did not so cannot offer any more detail than that provided above. Interestingly, I did notice now that when looking at the partitions via GParted, the 'mountpoint entry for the boot partition is now '/' and not '/intrd/mnt/dev_save' as it was when I Find More Posts by johnbartley 08-12-2009, 05:55 PM #4 johnbartley LQ Newbie Registered: Mar 2005 Location: PDX OR USA Distribution: Xandros Business 2.0 Posts: 15 Original Poster Rep: Solved Paul Komski05-07-2011, 02:47 AMHave never had problems booting to USB (with SD Card Readers and Pen drives and external hard drives) as long as the PC supports this. this contact form
Not sure how many layers down it searches. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Why IS that? I've looked at the "How To" install to an HD, but the advice points me back to using the Universal Installer and away from a manual method, as I'm using a
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. so, sorry for any mistake, I now know better Back to top John Doe Joined: 01 Aug 2005Posts: 1689Location: Michigan, US Posted: Sun 22 Jun 2008, 14:10 Post subject: People often have problems with GRUB.
i915.modeset=1 (optional) irqpoll (optional) That's all. Although, I do have Puppy Live CDs, I also have Puppy installed on a Dell laptop with Grub as a full (not frugal) install and all works fine. I'm in Puppy on my old Inspiron laptop, at the moment. Copyright © 2016 SliTaz Powered by bbPress - Network: Community Doc Forum Packages Bugs Hg Twitter Facebook Distrowatch Wikipedia Flattr Home Forums Posting Rules Linux Help & Resources Fedora Set-Up Guides
Must have been confused with another post I was reading. During the installation of Puppy you will be required to make a floppy boot disk, you will need this later on. Back to top davidA Joined: 15 Jun 2008Posts: 64Location: Location: Location: Posted: Sat 21 Jun 2008, 10:14 Post subject: Tom: The instructions I followed specifically mentioned to use gparted. UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group.
Puppy uses a "Layered filesystem", which means it loads the files from the optical disk PLUS the files from the pupsave. Read More Here This has been put together mainly from the Grub instructions if you wish to multi-boot or have other setups than this you would do best to read the original Grub files. Medion S4216 Ultrabook, 4GB RAM, 1TB HDD, WIN 10 & Bodhi 2.4.0-64 & Bodhi 3.0.0-64 Asus eeepc 901, 1GB RAM, 12 GB SSD, Bodhi 2.4.0-32 non-pae & Bodhi 3.0.0-32-Legacy Back to The only other thing I can add is have you tried an older or retro version of Puppy which may have a different kernel.
Just to see if I am understanding it I'm gonna try and put teenpup on hda1. http://fileupster.com/grub-loading/grub-loading-error-18.html This was very interesting and will be useful in the future, so thank you, it actually guided me well on getting to where I am now. I've now gone 'all Puppy'. Sounds good?
Reply With Quote 08-21-2011 #7 oz View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles forum.guy Join Date May 2004 Location arch linux Posts 18,732 Hello and welcome to the forums! Hello: Based on what you have posted (unless I missed something), boot from your FC5 install disc and choose F5 and type linux rescue enter and follow along with the on-screen If this is not a viable option I would say just make sure you have 1 empty ext3 partition you are going to install to. navigate here wilee-nileeMay 20th, 2010, 07:37 AMHow about if I want it on my whole hard drive?
Reply With Quote 08-21-2011 #6 jaytounit View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Just Joined! Go here for a comparison of Lilo & Grub, written by Laurence Bonney (IBM). A hard drive is composed of platters stacked inside a case and accessed through what are called heads.
becoming unreadable. [So far this has NEVER happened to me] And even then it would be easy to re-burn the same RW disk or some other R/RW disk using the same e.g. I don't get it! Did you select to install Grub to the master boot record.
root (hd0,2) setup (fd0) pause Press enter to continue. What is this box next to my car's battery? Back to top davidA Joined: 15 Jun 2008Posts: 64Location: Location: Location: Posted: Sat 21 Jun 2008, 09:42 Post subject: Welcome Tom: Are you sure (when you used gparted) that http://fileupster.com/grub-loading/grub-loading-error-18-usb.html Table of Contents Creating the image file Error messages Finishing up Some issues to look at Suggestions Creating the image file Install Puppy in Windows9x using the wizard and a live
What shall I do except starting to learn LVM? PLEASE HELP appeet Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 0 24th December 2004 01:30 AM GRUB loading stage 2 sebnukem Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 4 23rd May 2004 11:53 PM Current Back to top Report A big thank you to everyone who contributes to Bodhi Linux #2 [email protected] [email protected] Old Faithful Moderators 4170 posts LocationZeist, The Netherlands Posted 10 February 2013 - AllenJeff - Thanks for your input.
I get 99.9% of the way there; it's usually a spelling, space or case problem in the scripts, somewhere along the line. If in doubt simply issue fdisk -l (lower case L) or for those distros that show mounted drives on the desktop just mount a drive and all should be made clear. LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie Puppy Linux: > Boot fails, Grub stage 1.5, error 15. I don't know if this will help at all, but here's a copy of my current menu.lst; this is Grub4DOS v 1.9.2, and it's specially optimized FOR Puppy Linux, so.....I don't
I came from Ubuntu myself, but the difference between the two was a shock. Now click the little dog icon @ the top next to Install puppy on sda1 (might not be 1 if you have other partitions but I am just following what worked The time now is 09:00 AM. Regards, Mike.
They would only be affected by the usual problems of the material of the optical disk going wrong. Tried doing the same thing again on the Corsair usb thumb drive and again it did not work. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Lighthouse?
more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed GRUB GRand Unified Bootloader, a multiboot bootloader that is easy to install and configure. Windows first or Puppy first. The box did say that Puppy users accept the default, but there was nothing in the box as default, so I had to put something in there...