Re: newbie image headaches
no i'm not using cygnus tools as far as i know
i using the pseudo-image kit and it has batch files etc for pc
i'm doing everything off drive h: and i setup a tmp on c: and h:
no different. i still get the can't find /tmp error message with bash.exe
but i think one problem is that some of the files specified in the
binary-sparc-1.list are not on the websites i've been to. some of the other files
Matt Rose wrote:
> I'm assuming you're using the cygnus tools on win98. If that's
> the case. you need to make a c:\tmp directory. bash.exe considers this
> /tmp. This will fix the first problem, it may or may not fix the rest.
> Matt Rose firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.folkwolf.net
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> On Sat, 4 Nov 2000, Lars Hall wrote:
> > ok here we go...
> > i have a sparcstation 5 i want to install debian on
> > i'm useing a pc running win98se to burn the image
> > i am trying to use the pseudo cd image program and i think i can't find
> > the right site for the files to be imaged.
> > i got the list files for sparc from
> > http://www.uk.debian.org/debian-cd/cd-images
> > there were 3 list files
> > binary-sparc-1.list
> > binary-sparc-2.list
> > binary-sparc-3.list
> > and i got all three and they seem to have different content.]
> > first question: do i need all three lists? are these 3 separate images
> > or 1 image?
> > i run
> > make-pseudo-image binary-sparc-1.list http://debian.gnaps.com/debian/
> > make-pseudo-image binary-sparc-2.list http://debian.gnaps.com/debian/
> > make-pseudo-image binary-sparc-3.list http://debian.gnaps.com/debian/
> > and the first line gives me an error message, so i quit.
> > bash.exe warning: unable to find /tmp please create
> > and then it pulls a couple of files the tells me it cant find any files
> > on the site beginning with /bin/
> > i have to use http cause i got a linux masquerade running on a pc
> > (mandrake 7.1 , kde, gfcc) that i haven't totally figured out yet and i
> > have occasional trouble with ftp. separate issue.
> > i'm assuming i'm doing something wrong here.
> > thanks in advance
> > Lars Hall
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