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Old 01-07-2004, 09:45 PM   #1
timmy_laf
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Exclamation Help urgently PLEASE???? Installation Problems with Mandrake 9.2!!!


i just got a new copy of mandrake 9.2 and when i get into installation when it is unpacking i get the following message

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error in exec of stage 2 :-(
trying to execute /usr/bin/runinstall2

the following error occured
FATAL ERROR IN STAGE 1 : I/O error

I can't recover from this
You may reboot your system
HELP PLEASE???

Last edited by timmy_laf; 01-07-2004 at 11:45 PM.
 
Old 01-07-2004, 10:02 PM   #2
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Maybe the CD is bad? Check out the following thread:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=95286

Good luck.
 
Old 01-07-2004, 11:23 PM   #3
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any more help???
 
Old 01-07-2004, 11:40 PM   #4
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Before Trickykid or whatever his name is yells at you, make sure the subject of your thread appropriately describes your problem.
 
Old 01-08-2004, 03:56 AM   #5
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help please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
Old 01-08-2004, 04:55 AM   #6
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try and google : mandrake "stage 1"
there is some on linuxquestions and Mdk91 about obvious bad cd
and have a look too at http://astcomm.net/pipermail/techtal...08/000046.html
(read followup messages !)
 
  


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