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I have an old RoverBook laptop (Celeron MMX 400Mhz and 32MB RAM), I wanted to reanimate it with DeLi(cate). Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Do I have to provide more info?? Reply With Quote 08-25-2011 #5 ioanna83 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Just Joined! navigate here

However, that installation failed. Topics: Active | Unanswered Index »Installation »[SOLVED]USB Stick install: cfdisk FATAL ERROR: cannot open disk drive Pages: 1 #1 2011-04-16 09:33:50 Lowra Member Registered: 2009-09-21 Posts: 192 [SOLVED]USB Stick install: cfdisk First I prepared the hard drive from my Ubuntu 12.04, with Gparted (I formated to Ext4), then I installed Puppy Precise 5.7.1, but it was slow the most of times. I downloaded 0.1 alpha3 and 0.1 alpha3 rev 2, checked integrity with md5sum before burn a CD and after burn (I burned on the lowest speed).I did all like on installation

Cfdisk Cannot Open Disk Drive

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. DeLi(cate) is targetted at very old 32-bit computers (= Pentium 3 and older). Select New, and then select Primary. How should I diagnose my HDD?

Sometimes, I need to power it off before step 2 works. Can anyone explain this?? I guess cfdisk /dev/hdc could help :] Please, let me know. whilst sdX device names do not depend on the IDE "position" (talking about primary/secondary port and master/slave jumpers), the hdX device names do depend on that stuff ... /dev/hda - primary

Reply Anonymous Meerkat October 25, 2012 at 5:07 pm Did you actually make a virtual harddisk? Android X86 Just use fdisk instead. Great! http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/damnsmalllinux-42/cfdisk-fatal-error-cannot-open-disk-drive-on-serial-ata-672314/ Clasificación Mensajes recientes Dónde comprar Caso Irbis TX29 13.04.2016 - No Comment Real opiniones sobre Evromedia PlayPad 3G Nota 07.04.2016 - No Comment Dónde comprar Caso Irbis TX26 04.04.2016 - No

Now reboot the VM and press F12 and then 1 (so that the hard disk will load first). By the way, it is newly formatted. Mark. After you're done with that, select Bootable and then select Write.

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  • Search this Thread 09-25-2008, 10:05 AM #1 kuser:) Member Registered: Sep 2005 Location: Olsztyn, Poland Distribution: Slackware 14.1 Posts: 168 Rep: cfdisk fatal error: cannot open disk drive (on

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Reply DrT January 11, 2013 at 6:07 pm I think I just pressed enter and the gui opened Reply DrT January 11, 2013 at 6:11 pm I've just followed your instructions https://lkubuntu.wordpress.com/2012/10/25/installing-android-in-virtualbox/ Maybe I'm doing wrong something? Cfdisk Cannot Open Disk Drive Turns out CFDISK still couldn't do the work then I remembered the sudo thing. (several hours wasted on a simple thing.) cfdisk should suggest the permissions issue to remind us poor Mein KontoSucheMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveKalenderGoogle+ÜbersetzerFotosMehrShoppingDocsBooksBloggerKontakteHangoutsNoch mehr von GoogleAnmeldenAusgeblendete FelderNach Gruppen oder Nachrichten suchen HD Install :: Installing to HD and cfdisk errors I am trying to create DSL dedicated BOINC machine by installing DSL

You're hitting a well known problem. http://bashprofile.net/cannot-open/lnk1181-cannot-open-input-file-lib.html Register a domain and help support LQ Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Thread Rating: 1 Votes - 5 Average 1 2 3 4 5 Threaded Mode | Linear Mode cfdisk - "Fatal Error: Cannot open disk drive". 12-07-2013, 10:12 PM (This post was This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

Not a member yet? sudo cfdisk Worked for me, Good luck. Thanks, K kuser:) View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by kuser:) 09-25-2008, 01:06 PM #2 PTrenholme Senior Member Contributing Member his comment is here So I asked for help on Porteus Linux forum and they told me about ConnochaetOS and I found it was based on now inactive Deli Linux.

Thanks again.RodOkay, then read the output of dmesg through and see if there are any clues to why your drive isn't recognized. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Join Date Aug 2011 Posts 36 I wouldn't use cfdisk because it has lots of bugs.

Turns out it was a permissions issue.

So I decided to install a safe from virus and optimized for old and weak computers GNU/Linux distribution. It is as if the drives are not there. DeLi(cate) has a 2.4-series kernel, that doesn't have support for your hardware and that's intentional. (03-23-2014 03:56 PM)nixlower0 Wrote: I have an old RoverBook laptop (Celeron MMX 400Mhz and 32MB RAM), I even tried sudo cfdisk /dev/sdc from Ubuntu and made new partitions as on video, but the installer: deliinstall, still can't find any Linux partitions!

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Alternatively, either parted or fdisk should work from a command line. (Not being a DSL user, I don't know what you'd need to do to get those installed, but fdisk is I can install for example Ubuntu without any problems, but the strange way of powering on the PC persists... Did you just make the virtual machine and popped the ISO in, or are you done with the tutorial? Reply Josiah January 11, 2013 at 4:56 am I am stuck with a root prompt.

You need to unplug all of them an leave only the one you want to partition. I am not sure why this failed since all appeared to finish normally but the system wouldn't boot. Reply Halra April 24, 2014 at 12:10 pm learn good resource here :-) will try to installing Android in VirtualBox, i'll download virtualbox first, thank you Reply zubair August 7, 2014