Re: HW Problems

From: Ranando King (
Date: 11/16/04

Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2004 10:51:13 -0600

If you're using Mandrake, you can boot from the install CD. If you type
rescue at the prompt, you'll be able to boot to a shell where you can mount
your root drive and fix your settings. I'm sure other distributions have
something similar.

"Giobbe" <> wrote in message
> Since I've changed all my computer HW, but I'm keeping the same HD with
> Linux, it doesn'load anymore. I had a SCSI controller before and I think
> it's still trying to load the SCSI controllor and it gets blocked as It
> cannot find it!
> I'm a newbie, could someone please tell me all the configuration files
> Linux look up during the boot? I wanna check this files and remove
> references to HW that doesn't exist more!
> Thanks!!!