Subject: RE: a little pc164 help please
To: Andrew van der Stock <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrei Petrov <email@example.com>
Date: 11/02/2000 19:06:38
But how srm was installed?
On Fri, 3 Nov 2000, Andrew van der Stock wrote:
> You got the floppy cable back to front or upside down. Keep on playing until
> you get it right. Trust me, I did the same thing.
> Bad DEC for not including a $0.05 plastic form on the board to make this
> impossible to get wrong.
> have fun,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> Behalf Of Andrew Brown
> Sent: Friday, 3 November 2000 09:51
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: a little pc164 help please
> i got the motherboards a while back, and finally got all the bits
> together to build it. i installed the srm console stuff, and
> downloaded some floppy images from
> but it won't boot. it seems to read in the whole first floppy (the
> stepper motor in the floppy drive clicks about 80 times), but never
> does anything else, or asks for a different floppy. the light doesn't
> go off either.
> i've tried replacing both the drive and the disk, and tried some older
> boot floppies, but it still doesn't wanna go anywhere.
> help? please?
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