PowerEdge 2450

bscott@ntisys.com bscott at ntisys.com
Fri Dec 20 17:01:01 CST 2002


On Fri, 20 Dec 2002, at 10:46pm, P.Cockcroft at lmu.ac.uk wrote:
> Thanks for all the suggestions about using the rescue part of the 6.2
> installation disk.  Yes that option is available, but the drivers the load
> the perc raid controller is not on the installation discs but on a floppy.

  I think you can do "rescue dd" instead of "linux dd".  If not...

> When I run linux dd I can load the drivers but it keeps going into
> install, and I can't seem to crash out into a working shell, and then
> mount the root system to fix it.

  ... once you are in the second-stage installer, press [ALT]+[F2] to get a
shell prompt.

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Ben Scott <bscott at ntisys.com>
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