[syslinux] Disk error 80 and 5A
agaffney at gentoo.org
Wed Jul 13 09:52:15 PDT 2005
H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> Andrew Gaffney wrote:
>> I've got a CD built with Gentoo's catalyst that uses isolinux 2.13. On
>> Athlon box (2003 BIOS), I get Disk error 80 with 2 different CD-RW, a
>> CD-R, and
>> 3 different builds of this CD. On my P2 box (2001 BIOS), it hangs for
>> a while at
>> "Loading", then I get "Loading gentoo...." for about 10 minutes, and
>> then I get
>> Disk error 5A. This same ISO boots just fine on another box I've got
>> and other
>> people's boxes that have tried it. Another CD built with catalyst that
>> isolinux 2.13 boots on the Athlon box just fine. Knoppix 3.9 also
>> boots fine on
>> the same CD-ROM with the same CD-RW, so it's not an issue of the size
>> of the CD
>> (most recent build is 695M), CD-ROM, or media. Does anyone have any
>> idea what
>> might be the cause of this?
> BIOS bug, and/or location on the disk.
> Either way, try syslinux-3.09 first.
Catalyst's pre-made isolinux image has been updated to 3.09 from 2.13. I'll test
the next CD to be made. Thanks.
Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/
Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project
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