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Old 09-10-2003, 11:48 PM   #1
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Install freezing

I've been trying to install Slack 9 onto a Compaq Proliant 5000, and I know it is possible with my hardware config, but whenever the install is copying/decompressing the files, it will freeze, usually on a file that is rather small compressed but rather large uncompressed. None of the other vterms work. Does anyone have any ideas on how I can fix this?

Old 09-11-2003, 03:13 AM   #2
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Maybe increasing your swap size will help.


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