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I can't boot from CD

Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2007 8:19 pm
by uiii
Hello,
I have an old PC, that can't boot from CD. How can I start installation with floppy disk? I try to boot with smart boot manager (on floppy) but I got error message ("Failed to read the PVD"). What can I do? Please help me.
Uiii

Pls, sorry my english!

Posted: Wed Jan 31, 2007 10:26 pm
by uiii
Know somebody what can I do or not? Pls help me.

Posted: Thu Feb 01, 2007 2:14 am
by madmax69
You could try installing SmartBootManager (freeware). I had success in getting a VERY old Toshiba laptop to boot CDROMs but at present there are problems (bugs) in the development versions of ROS live CD. The older versions should be okay.

Try searching Google http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=smart+boot+manager