Posted on 2003/10/01

How to install RH Linux on a Compaq 1850R:

Use the SmartStart disc to disable the onboard NIC

then do the following to keep Anaconda from hanging/freezing on the monitor probe:

linux text apm=off lowres noapic noht nomce nousb nousbstorage skipddc

Type the above at the install/boot screen

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