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Old 06-14-2019, 02:24 AM   #1
Sudonix
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Manjaro Architect installer error "Partitions must be mounted"


Hello, I've been trying to do a minimal install of Manjaro on one of my machines but I have run into a problem with the installer. Upon successfully mounting my root, swap, home, and uefi boot partitions and returning to the main menu and selecting any of the installation choices, I get the error, "Partitions must be mounted first."

I'm quite stumped. I've triple checked to ensure all partitions have been mounted, but the error persists. Any ideas? Thanks.
 
Old 06-14-2019, 04:48 AM   #2
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Are you doing the install as root from a boot up?? It ought to be trivial for the installer to remount, but not if you have a running system you want to install over. It will puke then.
 
  


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