Alternate Gutsy CD-Debootstrap Error Installing Base System-Failed To Determine Code Name Of Release

Peter Smerdon psmerdon at
Fri Feb 15 20:21:26 UTC 2008

Leonard Chatagnier <lenc5570 at> writes:

> This has happened twice but got around it somehow on
> first install with a minimal installation, finally got
> everything installed like I wanted it then X quit.  It
> was the flakiest install I've ever seen and can't
> figure it. Was using expert mode to keep /home in
> tact.
> Anyone know what's going on here and how to correct? 
> First time that I've come across a debootstrap error
> and don't know what it is. 
> Appreciate your help,
> Leonard Chatagnier
> lenc5570 at

Did you run the `md5sum' program on the iso you downloaded? Was that the
*exact* error message? 


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