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From: Rafael Barrera Oro <borafael@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-installer@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-installer] Re: Succesful installation
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006 14:57:56
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-installer] Succesful installation by Chris Gianelloni
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?


On 1/19/06, Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o> wrote:
> On Thu, 2006-01-19 at 17:26 -0300, Rafael Barrera Oro wrote: > > i tried the installed choosing dynamic stage 3, and grp packages > > Which packages? > > > it always crashes when it gets to merging the aditional packages, > > unless an input/output error due to a "read only filesystem" pops up > > first > > Well, depending on the packages, it might not be pulling from GRP. > > > after the input/output error i always have to reboot since the system > > stops responding > > I'd have to agree with Andrew, it does sound like a hardware issue, > especially if it is happening with both installer front-ends. > > Have you verified that your hard drive is not going bad? > > Also, try updating the installer to CVS. Instructions are in the FAQ > (linked on the desktop). > > -- > Chris Gianelloni > Release Engineering - Strategic Lead > x86 Architecture Team > Games - Developer > Gentoo Linux > >
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Re: [gentoo-installer] Re: Succesful installation Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@g.o>