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Old 11-05-2003, 03:20 PM   #1
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Still trying to install RH9

What is
SystemError: com_node: unexpected node type
install exited abnormally
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals... done
disabling swap...
unmounting filesystems...
/mt/runtime done
/disabling /dev/loop0
/proc/bus/usb done
/proc done
/dev/pts done
/tmp/ramfs done
/mnt/source done
/mnt/sysimage/boot done
/mnt/sysimage/dev/pts done
/mnt/sysimage/proc done
/mnt/sysimage done
you may safely reboot your system

this happened after format and load image to HD
thanks for your help. M
Old 11-05-2003, 03:36 PM   #2
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i would suggest either tyring to reformat your hd completey and trying to install again or getting another distro... (mandrake is very similar)Otherwise, someone smarter than me can tell ya
Old 11-06-2003, 12:04 AM   #3
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Possibly the media ur using is corrupt. Some distros( i have seen one local one in my place ) allow u to check for this before installation. Try getting another media or try another distro.
Old 11-06-2003, 03:12 AM   #4
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i agree with libu. try checking ur disk before getting another distro.
giv rh one last chance ;P


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