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From: "Drake Donahue" <donahue95@...>
Subject: Re: Problems getting started
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 09:34:45 -0500
sounds like you missed section 4e, Mounting, of the handbook
"
mount /dev/hda3 /mnt/gentoo
mkdir /mnt/gentoo/boot
mount /dev/hda1 /mnt/gentoo/boot
"
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Martin" <pjmartin@...>
To: <gentoo-amd64@g.o>
Sent: Wednesday, December 21, 2005 9:02 AM
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Problems getting started


>
>
> 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@...>
>> To: <gentoo-amd64@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@...> 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
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
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