Re: Live Build problems
On Mon, 14 Feb 2011 14:38 -0600, "Richard Nelson" <email@example.com>
> On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 7:23 AM, dave boland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > On Sun, 13 Feb 2011 21:44 -0600, "Richard Nelson" <email@example.com>
> > wrote:
> >> Greetings,
> >> On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 7:24 PM, dave boland <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >> wrote:
> >> > This afternoon I use the web tool to make a live build so I could get
> >> > When I booted the live CD the software started to complain about ata2
> >> > (error -5 and -16), and UTF not recommended for FAT. Same results in
> >> > Safe Mode. First question -- why was the hard drive being checked to
> >> > begin with? This is a livecd, not an install CD. There is no ata2, so
> >> > the software (I hesitate to call it the installer because I was not
> >> > installing any software) got this really wrong.
> ... snip ...
> >> So did it boot to kde?
> > No. Even the command line was not usable. It looked like it completely
> > aborted because there was no hard drive (which there is -- just not a
> > second one). Are there any diagnostics I can try, or would I be smarter
> > to get some blank DVD's and use the already compiled KDE version?
> Can you try a usb key since this is a hybrid-iso image?
I will have to get one, but I don't see the value of doing it because I
know it is not a CD problem. I'm also not sure if USB boot is supported
by the BIOS (will check tomorrow morning).
http://www.fastmail.fm - IMAP accessible web-mail