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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2005 2:19 pm    Post subject: Installing from USB CDROM Reply with quote

I'm trying to install 2005.0 from a USB based CD-RW drive. I can boot fine, but when I get to the part where it want to mount the cdrom it can not find a device? Any ideas?
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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2005 5:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ls /dev
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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2005 5:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe this helps: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-320660-highlight-boot+cdrom+usb.html
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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2005 7:11 pm    Post subject: SOLVED [Installing from USB CDROM] Reply with quote

nixnut wrote:
Maybe this helps: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-320660-highlight-boot+cdrom+usb.html


Thank you, doing

shell
mknod /dev/ram0 b 1 0
exit

then

/dev/ram0

did it. Thank you!
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PostPosted: Sun May 22, 2005 8:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

nixnut wrote:
Maybe this helps: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-320660-highlight-boot+cdrom+usb.html

Moved to dups.
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