Problems installing with USB CDROM

Oleksiy V. Khilkevich centericq at
Sun Jul 23 20:10:52 UTC 2006

Originally Bernd Eggink wrote:

> I'm trying to install Crux on an IBM Thinkpad. This notebook has a USB  
> CDROM and no floppy drive. The Crux CD-ROM boots, but the kernel  
> apparently doesn't support USB and therefore can't see the CDROM drive  
> afterwards.
As far as i know, CRUX boot cd supports USB. I successfully use my  
packages from USN hdd during installation.

Maybe you should try other device names, like /dev/sda or so.
Can't say a bit more since I haven't seen USB cdroms so far :)



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