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Old 01-03-2010, 02:03 PM   #1
Cash12
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Error installing base system on ps3.please help!!


Hi i need urgent help dont know why this is happening...i downloaded ubuntu 8.04 and 8.10 iso for ps3..i get it to cd with no problem..go through the first phase fine..but then installing the base system i get the error.."Warning:Failure while configuring required packages" i press enter it continues then this error comes "failure while configuring base packages.this will b attempted 5 times"

why these errors? im lookin forward to using linux on ps3..please can someone help me..help will be greatly appreciated..
thanks in advance

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Old 01-03-2010, 03:00 PM   #2
vastvet
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Yellow Dog Linux PS3

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Hi i need urgent help dont know why this is happening...i downloaded ubuntu 8.04 and 8.10 iso for ps3..i get it to cd with no problem..go through the first phase fine..but then installing the base system i get the error.."Warning:Failure while configuring required packages" i press enter it continues then this error comes "failure while configuring base packages.this will b attempted 5 times"

why these errors? im lookin forward to using linux on ps3..please can someone help me..help will be greatly appreciated..
thanks in advance
Hi am stil an newbie in linux but i found this distro for ps3 http://forums.afterdawn.com/thread_view.cfm/441969 ,my vision is that some nessasary packs or that the distro is not converted to ps3 file system however u could try this link i gave u above, make sure u choose the wright file system for ps3 i think it needs ext2 with swap but am not sure to be onest.
 
Old 01-03-2010, 03:13 PM   #3
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is there no way to fix this problem? without downloading another iso?

thanx for the help
 
  


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