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For that matter (as >> people always say) you can boot off of knoppix or the lfs (linux from >> scratch) disk. Also, dell has a "legacy" mode for the chip selectable in > > the bios - install has to be done in legacy mode, which can then be > > disabled google will help a lot with this one BillK Chuanwen Wu wrote: > The chipset is ICH8. > So,is there anyway you see I can install gentoo on my machine? > Hurray! -- I mean the best with what I say. Check This Out

Its not so much the chipset, but that the dell has a gap in the numbering of devices attached to it that the livecd cant deal with. Servers are a different matter. Browse other questions tagged linux boot livecd gentoo squashfs or ask your own question. Thanks in advanced. -- wcw -- gentoo-user [at] gentoo mailing list hexstar at gmail Oct6,2007,11:36PM Post #2 of 13 (563 views) Permalink Re: Can't boot from livecd [In reply to] Hello, you probably

The only thing the cd does for you is provide a working linux environment that you can chroot from to install gentoo. -- Eric Martin Key fingerprint = D1C4 086E DBB5 It doesn't always sound that way.acc.js | al4anim - Allegro 4 Animation library | Allegro.cc Mockup | Allegro.cc Tag | Allegro 4 Timer Example (w/ Semaphores) | Allegro 5 "Winpkg" Flow Chart | Filesystem Hierarchy Standard | Clean Code Talks - Global State and Singletons | How To Use Header Files | GNU/Linux (Debian, Fedora, Gentoo) | rot (rot13, rot47, rotN)

Designed by Vjacheslav Trushkin for Free Forums/DivisionCore. To answer the questions given to user Dennis: 1. The root block device is unspecified or not detected > Please specify a device to boot, or "shell" for a shell... > boot() :: > > > My dell1400's cpu is Jarry -- _______________________________________________________________ This mailbox accepts e-mails only from selected mailing-lists!

That bug (#230998) is a problem of live-cd, and I'm using minimal install cd. Since I neglected to get a RAID controller for my makeshift server and don't want to spend more money on it until I get some value from it, I'm going to usually theres at least 2... https://www.facebook.com/gentoo.org/posts/10151117786423812 But 1.1.3 on the same partition #2 of the same thumb drive, INSERTED INTO THE EXACT SAME PHYSICAL USB PORT, gives me the same error as the other people have reported

OK, I guess that makes sense. root block device() :: Ставить пытаюсь с флешки на свой ноут. Запускал процесс установки так: boot: gentoo и так: boot: gentoo slowusb Результат один и тот же. Флешку пробовал записывать через So, if you have a rule that says "Do not allow anyone to log here" and then a rule that says "Allow bamccaig to log in", it will first turn off It seems > to me the problem is in sata_nv module (nVidia chipset): it is loaded, > but detects only disks, no cd/dvd drives.

Is there a reason the CD wouldn't come with support for SATA DVD drives? -- I mean the best with what I say. http://www.system-rescue-cd.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=2254 that would ease the curve Not a terrible idea. Flow Chart | Filesystem Hierarchy Standard | Clean Code Talks - Global State and Singletons | How To Use Header Files | GNU/Linux (Debian, Fedora, Gentoo) | rot (rot13, rot47, rotN) So my hard-drives are detected.

Please specify another value or: !! - press Enter for the same !! - type "shell" for a shell !! - type "q" to skip... his comment is here Doesn't that rather depend on your intended use of the desktop? I cant access the machine at the moment, so I cant get the bios links- its somewhere in the disk area. It doesn't matter what cd >> you start from, only that you get started.

le_y_mistar said: why dont you just install gentoo in a vm? Other than that, it doesn't matter what CD you use as Eric said. Just boot with "rescuecd minishell" and check these things Yes the initramfs file is involved in this stuff, but I can do the fix if something must be changed at that this contact form messy. > Other than that, it doesn't matter what CD you use as Eric said.

Does it need to be the LiveCD? -- I mean the best with what I say. But during boot-up, a message comes: ____________________________________ >> Determining root device... !! As for the permission, the booting process does exactly the opposite Windows security: first applies the negative rules, and then the positive ones.

On Jan 27, 2015 7:36 AM, "SyxbEaEQ2" [email protected] wrote: Error When trying to boot a Gentoo live iso (e.g.

Could not find the root block device in . >> Please specify another value or: press Enter for the same, >> type "shell" for a shell, or "q" to skip... >> In that case, it can be a problem with a driver 2. In that case, it can be a problem with a driver **NO** 2. Why wouldn't the part of the Earth facing the Sun a half year before be facing away from it now at noon?

that makes it easier. It doesn't always sound that way.acc.js | al4anim - Allegro 4 Animation library | Allegro.cc Mockup | Allegro.cc Tag | Allegro 4 Timer Example (w/ Semaphores) | Allegro 5 "Winpkg" Jarry -- _______________________________________________________________ This mailbox accepts e-mails only from selected mailing-lists! http://jessriegel.com/gentoo-could/gentoo-could-not-find-source-tarball-please-refetch.html The kernel cannot boot by itself by some magical means.

I'm going to open bug about it... > > Jarry > Please Include CONFIG_SATA_AHCI=y into your configuration of the kernel as well as CONFIG_SATA_NV=y I believe the kernel docs indicate that I always download the newest ones so I just assume everybody else does. mr.jarry at gmail Jul21,2008,9:50AM Post #9 of 12 (4984 views) Permalink Re: 20008 install problem: "Could not find the root But I have some trouble with this version (1.1.0) .