LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva
User Name
Password
Mandriva This Forum is for the discussion of Mandriva (Mandrake) Linux.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-07-2005, 12:16 PM   #1
GweedoKJN
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2005
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Install Problems with LE 2005


Hey i am new to this forum and to linux pretty much. When i try to install Mandriva le 2005 i get this error:

An error occured
mounthing partition /dev/sda1 in directory /mnt/mnt/win_c failed (no such file or directory)

it happens when i try to go on after sitting up my partitions.

Computer Harddrive set up

2x 36g western digital raptors in raid 0 <--- for win XP

1x 80 gig sata drive <--- has 2 partitions...one is for windows for storing downloads and what not and the other half is for linux

i had the linux installer auto allocate the empty space on the linux partition and it created the root, swap, boot(i think that what it was called) partitions then i clicked on next and it poped up saying do u want to write the partition table...clicked yes...then it said formating sdc5...then it went to the error stated above.

i have tried both 64bit and 32bit versions of le2005 and get the same error.

i can install mandrake 10.1 with no problem though(on the same harddrive set up)

thanks

eric
 
  


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
Mandriva 2005 LE Boot Install Problems Jbernoski Mandriva 2 10-24-2005 02:17 PM
2005 LE problems camayes Mandriva 7 09-14-2005 10:19 AM
Apache and LE 2005 problems Port3M5 Mandriva 1 06-06-2005 03:38 PM
urpmi problems on 2005 cubed888 Mandriva 1 05-29-2005 09:21 PM
2005 giving me some problems badmofo666 Mandriva 13 05-25-2005 02:27 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:21 PM.

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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration