4000T won't boot won't POST
I've had this problem for a while. Repair guys (no longer servicing Amiga's)
said it was a problem with the motherboard not posting. (I believe this is a
PC term) Said he got it working somehow by by-passing SCSI and using only
IDE. But when returned it still did not work.
Even with a new Power supply, nothing seems to power up. Even the floppy
doesn't 'flick' (that funny noise it makes upon power-up)
Any help appreciated.
"Phil Bastien" <email@example.com> ha scritto nel messaggio
> I've had this problem for a while. Repair guys (no longer servicing
> said it was a problem with the motherboard not posting. (I believe this is
> PC term) Said he got it working somehow by by-passing SCSI and using only
> IDE. But when returned it still did not work.
Are you using an X-Calibur accelerator? It is incompatible with the A4091
and, with my configuration, it hangs just after loading its software, when
it resets the Amiga.
I am curious about how to bypass the SCSI controller in the A4000T...
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> Don't buy ...I don't work for IBM and I don't make promises I can't deliver on
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> I wish I could afford an advertising campaign to compete with what they
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> I promise to go totally ballistic at the next LLLNL contract.
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> On 8/12/2011 11:24 PM, Robert Myers wrote:
> > I wish I could afford an advertising campaign to compete with what they
> > have on the Internet now.
> > I promise to go totally ballistic at the next LLLNL contract.
> > Robert.
> I don't work for IBM (anymore) either. =A0If you are talking about the
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> They said they chose not to because they would lose a bunch of money on
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I recently installed Windows XP upgrade and a home network.
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On Tue, 06 Jul 2010 12:17:41 -0400, DFS wrote:
> #1167 at
> Linux == guaranteed disappointment.
No, it doesn't.
On 2010-07-06, the following emerged from the brain of Rick:
> On Tue, 06 Jul 2010 12:17:41 -0400, DFS wrote:
>> #1167 at
>> Linux == guaranteed disappoi...SGI Fuel won't boot, can't access PROM
I'm having a serious problem booting an SGI Fuel. I believe it is
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The system was working but no one knew the root password. Of course I
tried getting into single user mode by typing 'single' at the PROM
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I've tried connecting a null-modem cable to COM1 from an XP PC running
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playing with environment variable in the PROM and may have changed
something that's caused my current situation. I set the following:
When the Fuel is turned on, the 3 lights on the keyboard flash as
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If I press the power button on the Fuel at this point it shuts down
The last thing I did in the PROM console was run ...Linux crapware victim: Mepis8 'collapsed'... webcams don't work on Ubuntu 12.04..."Don't tell me to build a kernel..."
"I need my webcam to work with flash on web pages so that I can speak to
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I used mepis8 for years and everything was perfect, my webcams (three
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Then mepis8 collapsed suddenly and nothing worked. I tried the newer
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I'm now using ubuntu 12.04, because it's not windows I suppose, but
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Can anybody on here please tell me how to make any one of my webcams
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Unfortunately, after about 12 years on linux, I will be driven back to
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The Mepis forums used to be excellent for advice because there weren't
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So this is the challenge, before ...13-sector Disk ][ boot code won't boot
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Long story short... it wouldn't boot; it just printed ERR. I disassembled
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I was typing a document in Microsoft Word when suddenly my screen went
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#include <...System boots some CDs, won't boot FC3 disk 1
I have a Dell Dimension XPS p133e that I am repurposing. I am accordingly
trying to install FC3 on it. This system refuses to boot the FC3 disk 1. By
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read from the CD and executed. This system boots a knoppix CD (labeled
KNOPPIX_V3.3_2003-11-14-EN) without problems - to the point that I can
browse the web.
I have checked the FC3 disk 1 by booting it in another system - the other
system boots this disk just fine, and I can run 'linux mediacheck' at the
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rescue CD from the FC3 set) are fine.
As other data points, I have also tried booting FC1 disk 1, RH 9.0 disk 1,
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success. Each of these have been used in the past to install on various
So I guess the questions are:
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- is there something magical about a knoppix disk? (yeah, right)
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Joe Breher's spam blocker wrote:
> I have a Dell Dimension XPS p133e that I am repurposing. I am accordingly
> trying to install FC3 on it. This system refuses to boot the FC3 disk 1.
> By 'not boot', I mean that it appears as if absolutely no executable code
> is read from the CD and ex...mac won't boot...memberd can't find root user
I am not much of a mac user but was given the task of getting
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Everything was working great until I rebooted this morning. The gray
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I was not able to boot into safe mode.
I was able to boot in singleuser mode. When I try and startup from
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Reading a number of books and articles about security, it appears that there
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"when i installed fedora9 i could login as root, but had problems with
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reason my updates worked, and after that my printer worked. but now my
display is not right, and when i make the change from my user side it does
not take. i can not login to the root now.."
Linux just works <doesn't> works <doesn't> ....
> DFS wrote:
>> "when i installed fedora9 i could login as root, but had problems with...I sell various items for Amiga on EBAY, if you don't agree don't read and don't break my balls, understand mr. user?
See on this link:
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I have a dual booting 1.3 GHz Athlon Thunderbird running Windows
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the computer at night and in the morning, I booted it up again. In
the morning, it launches XP, then runs the disk checking program, as
it does once a week. It finds some errors, fixes them, reboots, and
can't boot Windows. It gets to the first XP screen, the one with the
black background and the blue status bar, but the second it hits that
screen, it reboots. It cannot boot in Safe Mode. After it lists the
drivers loading, it rea...Can't access C drive from Windows Xp boot disk
How do I make a Win Xp boot disk that will recoginize
a 16 gig hard disk and allow access from the command prompt?
I made a boot disk using the A: format options, but I can't get
to the C drive when it boots from the floppy.
Is there a driver I can add to the boot disk that will
allow access to the hard drive?
Probably the best option is to boot from your XP CD as it has all the
necessary drivers & files.
<email@example.com> wrote in message
> How do I make a Win Xp boot disk that will recogini...