Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Peter Martin <pjmartin@×××××.ca>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 14:04:10
Message-Id: 43A9606B.8090907@magma.ca
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started by Drake Donahue
Drake Donahue wrote:

> 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:
It tells me there is no space left on device? There's probably a clue in the my response to the other message, same thread? I suspect that things are not mounted the way I think they are. Peter
> > 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 Drake Donahue <donahue95@×××××××.net>