network install fails to access mirror [SOLVED]
dhoworth at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Tue Feb 16 15:04:23 UTC 2010
> Can I bring up a bash shell somehow (I tried CTRL/ALT/F2 with no response).
I discovered ALT-F2 & ALT-F4 ...
> I've booted into the installer and it says it has used DHCP
> successfully. It's now got to the stage of trying to contact a mirror
> and has offered me a choice of archive.ubuntu.com and
> gb.archive.ubuntu.com. It fails to contact either of those.
... and was able to see that the DHCP was messed up after all. So I've
set the network parameters by hand.
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