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Re: GNU-Hurd installation: extracting the base-system fails

On Mon, 3 Nov 2003, Julien TIERNY wrote:

> Hi there,
>         I don't know if I address that email to the right persons but I
> cannot install the GNU-Hurd system distributed by Debian.

I am assuming that you were using the K4 set of images.

>         The version of the Hurd available on that CD is the 3.0.24-gnu-K.
>         The installation process fails giving me this as only explaination:
> "extracting (...)/baseGNU.tgz failed with -1".

As is have not heard of this problem before, I would guess that the CD
(specifically baseGNU) is corrupt.


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