I have recently come into possession of a Compaq Proliant 5000R server.
It has four 200Mhz pentiums, 256Mb memory, and five SCSI disks, with a
raid controller. I would like to Install Linux on this machine, but so
far have been unable to get past the most basic steps. I have tried
with RedHat 7.2 and 8.0, and SuSE 8.2.
The SuSE starts up, and displays the Boot Screen. Select install option
and the install starts and gets to the step
RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
and then hangs.
The Red Hat initially seems to boot up, and ...