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From: "Drake Donahue" <donahue95@...>
Subject: Re: Problems getting started
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 01:19:22 -0500
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@...>
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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