Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Drake Donahue <donahue95@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 06:21:14
Message-Id: 000c01c605f6$7c180340$0200a8c0@donahues.us
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started by Peter Martin
try:
run:
cd /mnt/gentoo
cp /mnt/cdrom/snapshots/portage-20050709.tar.bz2 /mnt/gentoo
(this will set conditions as though snapshot was downloaded) then:
tar -xvjf /mnt/gentoo/portage-20050709.tar.bz2 -C /mnt/gentoo/usr

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Martin" <pjmartin@×××××.ca>
To: <gentoo-amd64@l.g.o>
Sent: Tuesday, December 20, 2005 11:33 PM
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started


> yes > > Richard Fish wrote: > >>On 12/20/05, Peter Martin <pjmartin@×××××.ca> wrote: >> >>>The root is /mnt/gentoo on /dev/hda3 >>> >>>I then did: >>>tar -xvjpf /mnt/cdrom/stages/stage3-20050709-2005.1.tar.bz2 >>>then >>>tar -xvjf /mnt/cdrom/snapshots/portage-20050709.tar.bz2 -C >>>/mnt/gentoo/usr >>>As I watched the blur flashing by on the monitor, about 2/3 of the way >>>through the lines began to rap. When the process stopped and I could see >>>what was happening; after each tar command it was stating >>>"cannot write no space left on device." >>>This baffles me as 10 Gig should be plenty of space? >>> >> >>It is, but did you do "cd /mnt/gentoo" before extracting the files? >> >>-Richard >> >> > > -- > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started Peter Martin <pjmartin@×××××.ca>