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Old 08-15-2006, 07:07 PM   #1
timrs
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VMware Destroys Suse 10.1


I installed vmware on suse 10.1. I then executed the .pl file and when it was compiling a kernel module --- it froze up completely, the mouse wouldn't move and I couldn't switch to a terminal. The konsole window had not changed for 1/2 and hour, and I held down the power button until it turned off.

When I booted it back up it was really slow, and the X server froze with the X mouse, and still wouldn't switch to a terminal.

The apache and samba servers which start at boot were not present on the network.

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I don't think theres anything to do but remove all my files and reinstall Suse. Tell me if theres anything to do like modifying the files (I have live cds)

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Old 08-28-2006, 12:22 PM   #2
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Nvm, the partition table broke. Bunch of bad inodes and stuff, and the hard drive is fine. This happened almost immediatly on a second install too. I've used both qtparted and the OS installs partitioner. What could cause repeated bad inodes?
 
  


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