How so ? -----Original Message----- From: Bruno G. Albuquerque [mailto:bga@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: 13 November 2003 14:27 To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [openbeos] Re: Unsuccessful OpenBeOS installation. I am pretty sure now you're not really talking about OpenBeOS, but *BeOS* itself. -Bruno > Allright, then. Before I start bombarding the list with my OpenBeOS > installation woes in detail, is this the right place to be asking such > things ? The biggest PITA at the moment is finding a graphics mode my > Matrox graphics cards will accept ! BTW: Is the issue of > booting/running OpenBeOS from hard drive already being addressed ? Is > documentation, lists of FAQs + hints & tips currently in hand ? Kevin. > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Michael Phipps [mailto:mphipps1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] > Sent: 13 November 2003 12:58 > To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: [openbeos] Re: Unsuccessful OpenBeOS installation. > > This is exactly on topic. > > There isn't a lot written because getting the whole system up and > running isn't possible yet. We aren't at the point where we can boot > from a hard drive. We have never run the servers (app_server, > input_server, etc) on our kernel (since they won't fit on a floppy), > etc. We have done some betas of individual kits, if that is what you > are trying to do. > > > On 2003-11-13 at 05:14:33 [-0500], openbeos-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: >> Hi, >> Hoping that this question is at least moderately close to being >> on-topic: I've worked at getting OpenBeOS up and running on a few of >> my systems, and found the process very difficult to achieve >> successfully. Before I start moaning and groaning about this or that >> problem, I thought it would be a good idea to ask if there is any >> hardware compatibility list available and any hints & tips, FAQs or Q >> & A s I could be directed to, please ? I don't want to be wasting >> anyone's valuable time explaining stuff which has been covered before >> and documented. >> Thanks in advance. >> Kevin.