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by beagle7
Mon Jun 04, 2007 10:01 am
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

I got 0.3.1 installed. What I did was boot from a win98 boot disk and used fdisk /mbr Then installed the latest boot cd version. I installed and it started to boot and then failed with a FIXME error of some sort at the end of the screen debugs. then I successfully installed 0.3.1. It booted and work...
by beagle7
Mon Jun 04, 2007 6:00 am
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

I just from installed the latest bootcd. More features. Same problem - can't find ntoskrnl.exe copied it to c:\ and every likely looking subdir. Still no-go. Would removing /NOBOOTGUI help with it finding ntoskrnl.exe? what is ntoskrnl.exe anyway? and what's it supposed to do? incidently, I couldn't...
by beagle7
Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:36 am
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

I like Z98's solution. Bookmarked URL and downloaded iso. Thanks also Cool Dude 2k In answer to Haos: [ReactOS_Debug] BootType=ReactOS SystemPath=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\ReactOS Options=/DEBUGPORT=SCREEN /NOGUIBOOT I'm not sure that everything else is as it should be, either. Where is th...
by beagle7
Mon Jun 04, 2007 3:36 am
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

OK, maybe that's the problem. I tried setting DEBUG=SCREEN in the loader .ini file but didn't get anything at all. Does that give a clue? Two more questions: 1. Is there a patch I can apply to the release iso? If not, or there's a better way to do it(TM) 2. How do I get the latest release and build ...
by beagle7
Mon Jun 04, 2007 1:18 am
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

Thanks
I'll D/L the VM or other install and Try Again (TM)
...Dave
by beagle7
Sun Jun 03, 2007 11:53 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk
Replies: 15
Views: 9220

ReactOS 0.3.1 fails to boot from hard disk

I installed the OS to the first partion of my first hard disk. It fails to boot with the message "cannot find NTOSKRNL.EXE" (or words to that effect). I tried copying the file to the root and other places, but no-go. This is my first attempt-(fest) to install this OS. My machine has 2 HDs;...