Re: Linux attack in progress. Action required.
Art Kreymer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wed, 20 Jan 1999 00:39:13 -0600 (CST)
>On Tue, 19 Jan 1999, ramberg wrote:
> Dane -
> As you insisted, I installed the upgrade patch on my Linux system
> (fiber1.fnal.gov) because I was at version 19. When I tried to reboot, I
> got the following error:
> "Operating System Not Found"
I have seem this happen on some of our old Micron P90 systems.
Eventually they will boot, if your perform a magic incantation involving
a combination of unplugging the ethernet cable and/or turning off the
power for several hours. Sometimes they need to rest overnight.
Sometimes just persistent reboot attempts will succeed.
I suspect that the cheap hard disks have 'stiction' problems.