Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Knoppix doesn't load

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Posts
    5

    Knoppix doesn't load

    Hi I have just downloaded the latest version of Knoppix via this website (www.knoppix.net) and it will not boot - I have tried repeatedly and every time it gets as far as probing SCSI... aic7xxx.o (or something along those lines) and stays there. I have waited upto an hour on one occasion to see whether it was just very slow (since I have not run it before).
    My machine is a Intel Pentium 4 1.8Ghz with 512MB SDRAM, 4 USB ports (Intel), a Seagate 40GB 7200RPM HDD and a Western Digital 60GB 5400RPM HDD (both on the same IDE chain). The CD reader I am trying it in is a Philips CDRW (54x) and I have also tried booting from the DVD drive in the same way (which is a pretty new (about 4 months old) Lite-on (16x dvd speed) drive. I also have a USB Alcatel Speedtouch modem plugged in, but I have tried with it unplugged also, and AGP GeForce2 MX440 64MB AGP graphics. I also have a Winmodem, NIC and Sound onboard (all three).
    I also have NO SCSI devices.
    BTW when I boot I do not type anything, I just hit return (enter) at the BOOT: prompt, since I do not know what to write.
    Does anyone have any suggestions?

  2. #2
    Senior Member registered user
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    colorado springs, colorado
    Posts
    1,933
    Have a look at the cheat codes either in the Docs section, on the cd itself or even when you boot the cd. Try this:

    boot:knoppix noscsi

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Posts
    5
    Thanks, I just came back here to say that I can boot by typing expert and saying no to scsi support, but this method looks even better since I dont have to press yes and no to the various items thanks

Similar Threads

  1. knoppix will load, but after system starts, GUI wont load.
    By n()()dle in forum General Support
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-23-2004, 01:39 AM
  2. Can't load Knoppix
    By Igor in forum General Support
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 12-03-2004, 04:02 AM
  3. Good Grief!! Can't Load, Won't Load
    By Medicate in forum General Support
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-26-2004, 07:08 AM
  4. Knoppix won't load
    By bored in forum General Support
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 01-27-2004, 01:29 AM
  5. won't load knoppix
    By caven_a in forum General Support
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-02-2003, 08:18 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Polycom OBi200 1-Port VoIP Phone Adapter with Google Voice and Fax Support for H picture

Polycom OBi200 1-Port VoIP Phone Adapter with Google Voice and Fax Support for H

$49.99



NEW Yealink YEA-W56H - HD DECT Handset for Cordless VoIP Phone and Device READ picture

NEW Yealink YEA-W56H - HD DECT Handset for Cordless VoIP Phone and Device READ

$59.99



Cisco | 7945 | Unified IP VoIP Phone | Office Business Phone | Headset, Stand picture

Cisco | 7945 | Unified IP VoIP Phone | Office Business Phone | Headset, Stand

$32.50



Grandstream GXP2160 Enterprise HD VoIP Phone & Power Supply picture

Grandstream GXP2160 Enterprise HD VoIP Phone & Power Supply

$39.99



MagicJack - HOME VoIP Telephone Adapter with 12 Months of Service - Black picture

MagicJack - HOME VoIP Telephone Adapter with 12 Months of Service - Black

$49.99



Avaya 9641GS Digital VoIP Color Touchscreen Business Office Telephone with Stand picture

Avaya 9641GS Digital VoIP Color Touchscreen Business Office Telephone with Stand

$19.99



magicJack HOME 12 Months of Free Home Phone Service VoiP picture

magicJack HOME 12 Months of Free Home Phone Service VoiP

$41.95



🔥NEW magicJack EXPRESS Digital Phone VoIP Service Includes 3 Months of Service picture

🔥NEW magicJack EXPRESS Digital Phone VoIP Service Includes 3 Months of Service

$28.99



CISCO CP-7975G 7975G VOIP IP Office Phone picture

CISCO CP-7975G 7975G VOIP IP Office Phone

$34.90



Obihai OBi200 1-Port VoIP Adapter with Google Voice and Fax Support for Home and picture

Obihai OBi200 1-Port VoIP Adapter with Google Voice and Fax Support for Home and

$49.99