[Novalug] SUSE Linux tech event in Bethesda - Oct 2
jhart at kevla.org
Tue Oct 14 14:05:32 EDT 2008
10.2, 10.3, 11, shall I go on???
> Did I miss something, what were strikes 1 and 2? :-)
>>>> "Jay Hart" <jhart at kevla.org> 10/14/2008 12:58 PM >>>
> Strike 3...
>> I just tried to install the SUSE distros that they gave out at the
>> Seminar. SLED worked fine, but SLES said "Missing Operating System"
>> *after* my BIOS said "Booting from CD:". I actually grabbed a second
>> copy, and it said the same thing.
>> Interestingly enough, I what worked was the following:
>>  Boot from the SLED DVD
>>  At the Grub Menu, hit the up/down arrow key to stop let grub know
>> you want to interact with it
>>  Swap in the SLES DVD
>>  Select the "Installation" entry.
>> Evidently, the kernel and initrd commands in grub are similar enough!
>> Kevin Chin wrote:
>>> (Can't recall if I posted about this or not... so if it's a repeat,
>>> If any of the folks on the list are interested, Novell and HP are
>>> sponsoring a technical Linux seminar on Oct 2 in Bethesda MD, amongst
>>> other cities around the country. Amongst other things, we'll be doing
>>> demos, covering SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 futures, etc.
>>> Details and registration links are available here:
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