Re: [pc110] Can't get PC110 to boot from floppy to begin install

Alan Cox (alan nospam at
Mon, 23 Nov 1998 17:46:47 +0000 (GMT)

> I also saw that "Alan's PC110 Page" described success with Red
> Hat 4.2, so I got the boot floppy image for Red Hat 4.2 off the net
> and made a boot floppy from it, but the same thing happened - the
> PC110 won't boot off it.

That message is from the bios saying the disk is not bootable. How
did you go about making the disk image

> The unit is a model YDW. One thing I don't understand is that when it
> boots, it says 07808 KB OK; I thought it should have 8MB of RAM. I
> don't know if this is relevant or in any way related.

Some of it goes in ROM shadows and stuff. The RH installed needs 8Mb, but
it should just about go ok in 7808K