warty install on x86 machine [freezes]
viperstyx at gmail.com
Sun Mar 27 06:14:09 UTC 2005
On Sat, 26 Mar 2005 18:04:02 -0500, Aroon Pahwa <viperstyx at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 26 Mar 2005 17:28:41 -0500, Aroon Pahwa <viperstyx at gmail.com> wrote:
> > hey everyone!
> > after a brief stint of not running ubuntu on any of my systems, im
> > back! im trying to install 4.10 on a computer i pieced together from
> > spare parts. its a p3 850 on an old gateway mobo (intel 440bx
> > chipset).
> > i can run the warty live cd just fine but when i try to install hoary
> > i get an error during install. the complaint is that 'debootstrap'
> > failed with return value of 1.
> > i tried installing warty 4.10 and install just freezes at 37%
> > (installing core packages). it sounds like i may be having burn
> > issues it just seems odd that the live cd happened to work while both
> > install cds happened to have some kind of crc/burn/some other data
> > integrity error. anyone have any clues?
> > im going to try downloading the 4.10 install cd and doing an md5 check
> > on it. somehow i feel like there used to be a way to do an internet
> > install of ubuntu? ie. there was a basic install cd that would grab
> > all the core packages from the net during installation to ensure you
> > got the latest software. am i just crazy?
> > thanks everyone and its good to be back =]
> > aroon
> > ps. i have more gmail invites than i know what to do with. let me
> > know if you want one!
> well, i just ran an md5 check on the install image i downloaded and
> everything checks out. so any reasons people know of for why install
> may be failing would be helpful. any installation parameters i could
> use to help?
well, here i am again emailing from my new ubuntu system. turns out
the processor i was using was bad. now im running on a p3 550 i had
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