Problem finishing installation

Purnendu Ghosh purnendu at
Sat Feb 4 14:57:08 UTC 2006

Can you give your system configuraton.
Whats the partition  on which you are installing. Where is the boot loader.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Paul Kaplan" <pkaplan1 at>
To: <ubuntu-users at>; <kubuntu-users at>
Sent: Saturday, February 04, 2006 7:43 PM
Subject: Problem finishing installation

> I'm trying to install 5.1.  About 1/3 of the way into the base install I 
> get
> the following error message:
> "The debootstrap program exited with an error (return value 1).
> Check /target/var/log/bootstrap.log for details."
> The /target/var/log directory remains empty.
> Does anyone know what the error message means and why my install is 
> aborting?
> Paul
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