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> This could well be a problem people have hit before, so
> I shall be grateful for any advice on this.
> 
> On my PC running WNT 4, I have just added a 20GB.
> Under NT4, I can see and partition the disk.
> 
> Now I intend to install Red Hat 6.2 on that new disk,
> while preserving WNT 4 on the existing disk.
>   
> I  have picked up 
> ftp://mirror.ac.uk/sites/ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/redhat-6.2/i386/images/
> bootnet.img
> 
> With that, I have made a bootable floppy and started up the
> Linux installation process.
> 
> At the "boot:" prompt, I selected the default, it says
> loading vmlinuz...
> 
> then 
> boot failed: please change disk and press a key to continue.
> 
> The installation aborts here.
> 
> I have also tried selecting the expert option, but got the same
> problem.
> 
> Any idea of what is causing the boot failure?
> 
> Regards,
> Peter Chiu
> Tel:  +44-(0)1235-446699
> Fax: +44-(0)1235-445848
> Email: P Chiu rl ac uk
> 



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