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by wpshooter
Fri Sep 08, 2006 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: support for SATA drive
Replies: 6
Views: 3045

support for SATA drive

I had tried your O/S several months ago and found at that time that there was NO support for SATA drives.

Has this changed yet ?

Thanks.
by wpshooter
Mon Jul 24, 2006 5:20 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Progress on ReactOS
Replies: 4
Views: 3073

O. K., I found my old post. It seems the problem was perhaps two fold. At first I was trying to install it on a system that had Ubuntu installed on it but I think I then wiped the drive of Ubuntu and still could not get it to install. I was then told in a subsequent reply that I could not install it...
by wpshooter
Mon Jul 24, 2006 4:56 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Progress on ReactOS
Replies: 4
Views: 3073

Well it has been a while so I don't really remember the exact details. When I attemted to boot to the CD, it went into some type of text layout and from what I could understand, it was either wanting me to provide some type of parameter or to edit some type of configuration file to provide it with t...
by wpshooter
Mon Jul 24, 2006 4:47 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Progress on ReactOS
Replies: 4
Views: 3073

Progress on ReactOS

I tried to install ReactOS several months ago, but it was a NO go. I could not get past the initial processes. Kept getting some kind of screen on which it was wanting me to apparently edit some type of file & I was not sure how and it gave very little, if any, instructions. Has this been changed ? ...
by wpshooter
Tue Jun 06, 2006 5:51 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: error when trying to install
Replies: 3
Views: 3108

Re: Partitions

michael79 wrote:You cannot install ROS if you have Linux installed.
Linux uses ext or Reiser FS. You need to add a FAT partition
you can install ROS on.

Good luck
Thanks. Also, I was reading elsewhere that this O/S could not be installed on a SATA drive (which mine is). Is that correct ?

Thanks.
by wpshooter
Tue Jun 06, 2006 4:41 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: error when trying to install
Replies: 3
Views: 3108

error when trying to install

I downloaded & tried to install this O/S last night and it would not even begin the installation. Some type of error message at bootup regarding not being able to access the drive. Error message to long to write down and no access to printer. Is this possibly due to the fact that I already have Dapp...