Subject: Re: 1.2_BETA problems / booting on IDE
To: Niklas Hallqvist <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-i386
Date: 08/29/1996 11:40:28
> Yes this is a known problem with DEC Celebris.. I have some boot blocks
> which hardcodes the boot to always boot from harddisk.. they won't be 
> usable to boot from floppy though.  The problem is the BIOS reports the 
> floppy to be the boot device even when booting from HD, check the floppy 
> light..
> holds the blocks

I installed them and now it boots.

Thanks muchly!

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