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turned on swap
during setup I selected a hard disk partition as the source for the files
I spec'd /dev/hdb3 as the location
and /images/slackware as the path
yet each time I got an error about the directory not existing
Alt-F2 and did cat /etc/mtab and /dev/hdb3 was not shown as mounted
did #mount /dev/hdb3 /mnt/images
# cat /etc/mtab shows /hdb3 now mounted
ALt-F1 to the setup screen, go through the same location and paths as
above and get the same error
Alt-F2 to the second terminal and #cat /etc/mtab shows hdb3 as not