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Re: Booting from a custom kernel reboots my PC!

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  • geek extraordinaire
    Oh I got it to work...a dumb mistake on my part. Thanks! theresa
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 23, 2004
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      Oh I got it to work...a dumb mistake on my part.

      Thanks!
      theresa

      --- In linux-dell-laptops@yahoogroups.com, Suman K
      <kanugantisuman@y...> wrote:
      > Reboots at what stage?
      >
      > Suman K
      >
      > --- geek extraordinaire <modmozzer@y...> wrote:
      >
      > > I just got an Inspiron 8600 and on a clean harddrive
      > > (not the one
      > > w/Windows that was already installed in the laptop)
      > > I installed Red
      > > Hat 9. I have a patched kernel (so BlueZ can work)
      > > that a friend
      > > gave me and I compiled it to create a new image to
      > > boot from. I've
      > > done this same process of using my friend's patched
      > > kernel, compiling
      > > it, and modifying grub.conf to get the boot option
      > > on the bootloader
      > > menu on two other computers (one desktop and a
      > > fairly old IBM
      > > Thinkpad Laptop) where in these instances it works.
      > > But in doing
      > > this for my Inspiron, when i try booting from the
      > > custom kernel, the
      > > PC reboots.
      > >
      > > Has anyone else experienced this? Any help or
      > > recommendations?
      > >
      > > Thanks in advance,
      > >
      > > theresa
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      > =====
      > Suman Kanuganti
      > Control Engineer/Programmer
      > University of Missouri-Columbia
      > http://www.missouri.edu/~skhcf
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