LFS 6.0 BootCD - A call for testers

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Sep 16 11:59:48 PDT 2004


On Thu, 2004-09-16 at 21:14 +0300, Shane Shields wrote:
> On Thursday 16 September 2004 6:01 pm, Shane Shields wrote:
> > I just downloaded and burnt the cd. First impression. Slick! When
> > starting up X it wanted to overdrive my monitor, ie I couldn't see
> > anything. This is on a HP dx2000mt with a hp 7500 17" monitor. Will look
> > some more when I get home tonight.
> 
> One thing I noticed when I got home is that on the hp machine the splash 
> screen shows white but on my no-name it shows a pretty picture.
> 
> Unfortunately due to the cd booting off of my scsi cdwriter it died with a 
> kernal panic when trying to find the cd. I guess it doesn't have support for 
> scsi or my particular card (on board advansys from an iwill mb). Mounting the 
> cd under my own linux doesn't show me much.

Interesting...
I'm pretty sure I got all SCSI drivers compiled in, but it's possible I
missed one - do you know off-hand which driver that card uses?

Thanks,

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Jeremy Huntwork
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