From: <listen at kabelshop dash online dot com>
> sadly I've some trouble booting a PC. I gunziped the pc-generic image and
> dd'ed (on Linux) it to a CF-Card. (Some Kingston 128MB card) and tried to
> boot the system with some IDE-CF adapter. For some reason, the bios has
> some trouble, detecting / understanding (?) the disc, because the system
> don't step to the second bios-screen (where the system info is listed in a
There are lots of little things that can go wrong with a disk install that
we may miss. The best way I have found to make sure it writes correctly is
Chris's live install CD on the system in question.
http://chrisbuechler.com/index.php?id=17 Also, you may want to play in the
BIOS with LBA mode on, and off.