Originally Posted by bkgordon91
i got mandriva 2009 from this site....nd wen eva i try and install in it gives me an error message say "fatal error finishing initialization" what is the problem?
Not enough information to help you, and I think you probably downloaded Mandriva from a different site. What kind of hardware are you installing on? What message(s) are you getting, before the "fatal error" one? Have you tried other distros?
And please spell out your words....