Re: How to install Champion 1.2.1 by copying files to hard disk

Subject: Re: How to install Champion 1.2.1 by copying files to hard disk
From: Conrad M. Hirano (
Date: Mon Feb 26 2001 - 05:39:29 MST

on 2/26/01 3:02 AM, Lecter at wrote:

> Hi Conrad, thanks for responding!
> I copied the YellowDog folder into the only Mac partition on my hard disk.
> I then used BootX to bring up the linux installer, as per the YellowDog
> instructions. All goes well, and I answer Hard Disk for the media.
> After it asks what type of media, it asks: "What partition and directory on
> that partition hold the Yellowdog/RPMS and YellowDog/base directories?
> It has all of the non swap partitions listed. I select /dev/sda6, which is
> the hfs Mac partition. For the "Directory holding Yellow Dog:", I leave the
> "/" which is already there.
> It then says: Loading second stage RAM Disk

Since the installer says it's loading the second stage, you've successfully
told it where the files are.

> Then the following:
> bunzip2: error in loading shared libraries: open shared
> object file: No such file or directory (this is repeated three times)
> install exited abnormally
> sending termination signals...done
> sending kill signals...done
> unmounting filesystems...
> /tmp/image
> /proc
> you may safely reboot your system
> What am I doing wrong?

I don't have a clue. I've never run into this problem before. The only
thing I can think of right now is that perhaps there's a problem with the
ramdisk image. You could try downloading the image via FTP and giving it a


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