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Old 10-31-2003, 04:43 PM   #1
liamo11
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9.2 installation problem at bootloader


Hey all, having a few probs getting through the 9.2 installation - firstly it locks up my asus cdrw every time at package choice but i now use me dvd and it seems o.k - only thing is that when i get to the "bootloader" part of the install i get this message "insmod'ing module aes, loop failed" after that i cick next and another message saying "lilo failed" i really haven't a clue about this as this is me first linux experience- so far its not great!
any ideas
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Old 10-31-2003, 05:43 PM   #2
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I think you should try Mandrake 9.1. There are other people who have had trouble using 9.2 and installing it. I use version 9.1 and so far it's running flawlessly!

Let us know if that works with you or not.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 10:08 PM   #3
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cheers but its one hell of a download- only just got 9.2 and its a shame i can't even install it....
 
Old 10-31-2003, 10:25 PM   #4
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did you make a boot floppy? If you have one, you might be able to boot linux (assuming the one thing that failed is installing lilo).
 
Old 02-20-2004, 04:00 PM   #5
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i have this problem too. does anyone have an answer to it?
 
  


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