Re: install image

Subject: Re: install image
From: Ed Jaeger (
Date: Mon Oct 25 1999 - 19:05:25 MDT

I burned a CD from a downloaded ISO image & it worked flawlessly. I
used gcombust (a front end to cdrecord) on a linux machine to make the
cd, but ISO9660 is ISO9660, any software should be able to do it without
problems. Did you check the md5sum of the image you downloaded to make
sure nothing's corrupt?

"Hamlin R. Krewson" wrote:
> I downloaded the installer image, opened it up (created a disk called "PPC")
> and burned it as an ISO 9660 cdrom. But, when I boot into the installer and
> tell it to install from a local CDRom nothing happens. Well, the CD drive
> lights flash as it accesses the drive, but the installer never comes back
> with anything. Has this happened to anyone else? Has anyone successfully
> burned and used the image from the yellowdog ftp site? Oh, I'm on a
> PPC8500/132/96MB with a Yamaha CRW4416s internal CDRW, and am trying to
> install on an external Quantam Fireball 1280.

Ed Jaeger, CFO, Bohlender Graebener Corporation
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that
you end up being governed by your inferiors." 

-- Plato

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