Gentoo Archives: gentoo-installer

From: Rafael Barrera Oro <borafael@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-installer@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-installer] Re: Succesful installation
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006 15:18:04
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-installer] Re: Succesful installation by Andrew Gaffney
Well then, its a hardware failure allright, i will now proceed to
cross my fingers and hope the promblem dissapeared magicaly, if it
fails again ill go shopping i guess.

Thanks for your help!


On 1/20/06, Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@g.o> wrote:
> Rafael Barrera Oro wrote: > > First of all thanks for the feedback everyone. > > > > I guess you are all right to suspect a hardware problem but i am using > > extensively tested equipment (or at least i been told so). Anyway, > > yesterday i succeded, the only change i made was choosing the liveCD > > kernel instead of the gentoo sources, and so far, everything is > > working, does it makes sense to you? > > That would take a little bit of stress off the disks since it doesn't have > to > compile a kernel, but I'm still going to blame your hardware. The installer > doesn't do anything that would make your filesystems suddenly turn > read-only. > Also, random failures (not reproducible) are almost always hardware related. > > I've done probably 80+ installs with various versions of the installer using > the > same LiveCD on a few different boxes, and I have never had the problems you > are > describing. > > -- > Andrew Gaffney > Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project > > -- > gentoo-installer@g.o mailing list > >
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