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Re: Dell LM P-133ST Install Help Needed



how do i boot in DOS mode ? the only dos mode i see is under windows ?

dragonfriek dragonfriek simplenet com wrote:

> Booting into DOS mode, making sure that the mscdex driver has recognized
> your drive and then running autoboot.bat from the dosutils folder on the
> cd-rom should work.  I'm pretty sure you can't run it from within Win98,
> so you might need to check around and see what you need to do to get
> DOS mode cd support.  There should be some info on the RedHat site
> perhaps.
>
> Jacquie
>
> James Diefenderfer wrote:
>
> > Dell LM P-133ST Laptop with one bay for either the floppy drive or the
> > cd drive. Both work under Windows 98.
> >
> > I can not select the cd drive to be a startup disk. The Bios setup does
> > not provide this option.
> >
> > I REALLY would like to install Linux !
> >
> > Can anyone here help me or at least point me in the right direction ?
> >
> > PLEASE, don't send me to the linux laptop pages they are of no help.
> >
> > TIA
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> > James
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