RE: [LinkStation_General] Re: Kuro box and Gentoo install problem
- I think I found it. The wiki leaves out the instruction to do a "shutdown -r
now" after writing the partition table. I then needed to reload the
EM_mode_binaries and continue with the formatting.
Thanks for the help.
[mailto:LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of lescoste
Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 8:46 AM
Subject: [LinkStation_General] Re: Kuro box and Gentoo install problem
I compiled some info, i collected on the wiki and forum about that old
problem (and TLG did an update too, so it's weird you still have the
problem ) here :
--- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "lescoste" <lescoste@g...>
> try this to tell the kurobox to reboot with gentoothe
> the important part is the rm and OKOK :
> telnet 192.168.11.150
> # (login=root password=kuroadmin)
> mkdir /sctemp
> mount -t ext3 /dev/hda3 /sctemp
> # ( hda3 = /var)
> cd /sctemp/run
> rm dhcpcd-eth0.pid
> cd /
> umount /sctemp/
> echo -n "OKOK" > /dev/fl3
> shutdown -h now
> --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "David Taylor"
> <dataylor@t...> wrote:
> > How depressing. I have followed the instructions on the wiki for
> > installing Gentoo verbatim (except for some minor typos) and the unit
> > refuses to boot to the gentoo system. It only boots in EM mode. I did
> > the stock setup (which gave me japanese menus) and then I followed
> > gentoo directions. Actually did this twice. What gives? Do I need toYahoo! Groups Links
> > remove the drive and wipe it and try a third time? Any help would be
> > appreciated. I am new to Gentoo, but have a good amount of experience
> > in FreeBSD.
> > Thanks for the help.
> > Dave