LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-30-2003, 04:16 PM   #1
brcisna
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
mandrake 9.1 locks at "install updates"


HI ALL,, I downed linux 9.1 ISO's(3) a couple months ago,, and since then I have tryed installing the burned CD's onto,, about 10 differents PC's/monitors,,I done the MD5sum routine on the three cd's the first time i done an install..and all three checked out fine that way. Now, Every install goes fine _untill_,, it is complete and I get to the "install updates" screen. There the mouse freezes ,,and all i can do is restart/power off.It makes no diff i select update,or do not update>button<. After the restart of the PC,, i get momentarily a GUI logon(blinks),, but then drops out to text mode.. Im trying to figure if I got a corrupt download/ISO.. ? Or,, is this a known problem, on mdk 9.1? Im not into linux heavy enough to be abreast of these quirks,,IF,,thats what it is with 9.1..Any info appreciated... Barry
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Get "Online 'YOU' Updates" to install offline tisource SUSE / openSUSE 4 08-15-2005 08:06 AM
FC4 install errors, "diabling IRQ #10" "nobody cares" error message??? A6Quattro Fedora 6 07-20-2005 12:49 PM
Can't install "glibmm" library. "configure" script can't find "sigc++-2.0&q kornerr Linux - General 4 05-10-2005 02:32 PM
does failed using urpmi messed up my "Install Software" / "mandrake update" ??? sirpelidor Mandriva 1 11-02-2003 09:00 PM
new RH9 install locks up after displaying "login:" mikee Linux - General 1 07-29-2003 09:57 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:55 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration