iMac install

volvoguy volvoguy at
Sun Sep 19 18:12:35 UTC 2004

On Sun, 19 Sep 2004 14:51:25 +0100, Colin Watson <cjwatson at> wrote:

> Have you checked the contents of the CD after burning it? I believe Nero
> has been known to confuse people sometimes such that they end up burning
> a CD containing an ISO9660 filesystem with the ISO as a single file,
> rather than burning the ISO itself to the CD.
> If you see subdirectories called 'dists' and 'pool' on the CD, then my
> guess is wrong.
> Also, of course, make sure it's the right architecture :-)

Yep. I've burned hundreds of cds in the last year alone. It was the
powerpc architecture and I didn't just burn the ISO file as a single
file on the CD. Nice try though. :)


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