Thanks fsb_user, but that did not work still got to the same part in the boot process. (DISK BOOT FAILURE,INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER).
I Have now also tried a new hard drive and i am now going to flash my bios and use the newest bios and see how that goes, if anyone else has any answers i would be grateful Thanks Nigel ----- Original Email ----- From: fbsd_user <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED],[EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: 22-Dec-2003 10:31 Subject: RE: Installing 5.1 problems > > Turn these off > Plug & Play OS NO > Boot Virus Protection disenabled > > Put fbsd install cdrom in cdrom drive and boot > see if you get further into the boot process. > > You did good job documenting problem, > make's it easier for use and you get better answer. > > > -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Nigel > Taylor > Sent: Sunday, December 21, 2003 9:02 PM > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Subject: Installing 5.1 problems > > Hi all > > I have order the 5.1 CD set, and i went into install it on my p3 > 800, with a > Asus CUSL2 motherboard, first i went into my bios (Award Medallion > Bios v6.0) > and change it to boot from CD Drive, saved then rebooted. > > Then it came up Primary Master Western Digital WD Caviar 153B (which > is my > hard drive), Primary Slave Lite-on DVD-ROM Drive XJ-HD166S. Which at > first > look alright to me then it came up DISK BOOT FAILURE,INSERT > SYSTEMDISK AND > PRESS ENTER ummmmmm i looked in the cd-rom yes my disk was in, so i > changed my > cd-rom and put in a Acer 24x cdrom and still the samething, then i > tried > another one iomega ZIPCD 650 4x Burner thing and still the same > problem. So i > went into the bios and this is what i have under the boot section in > the bios > 1.CDROM > 2.None > 3.None > 4.None > > Plug & Play OS YES > Boot Virus Protection Enabled > Quickpower on self test Enabled > Boot up floppy seek Enbaled > Full screen logo Enabled > > Then i still go the same messages after i look at the bios, I have > no floppy > drive also, if anyone can help i would be so grateful > > Thanks > > Nigel > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > > > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"