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 box wont see iso disk
Author: steves 
Date:   19-12-02 05:20

I have the 4.7 iso's on disks but get a cursor only upon the install attempt. I'm sure the bios is set for cd boot [checked with a win98 disk-fine - I have NO clue as to the bios enter code and suspect I have tried all of them-except 1... ccompaq 166...]the iso is in the binary as per the faq and the image appears to be valid.The computer is fine and liked win98.The turbolinux install [old disks]was ok but crashed on the gui boot attempt. I couldnt get the xconfig file to like the s3 video. I would like to give freebsd a shot.Can you help? TIA

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steves 19-12-02 05:20 
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Dan Langille 19-12-02 12:25 
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steves 24-12-02 05:08 
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Dan Langille 25-12-02 03:35 

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