Re: Lenny won't install on an old Pentium that used to run Etch.
On Wed, 2009-03-11 at 19:00 -0400, Chris Jones wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 04:39:51PM EDT, Robert Hodgins wrote:
> > Any ideas to diagnose what is going on or to get the installation to
> > complete would be appreciated.
> Not sure.. but have you tried (re)installing etch.. just to make sure
> lenny vs. etch is really the problem?
Yup, I did a reinstall of Etch. I just did a minimal install this time
(unchecked all the options in tasksel). I was able to get througt the
base install and right up to the installation of GRUB and the reboot and
could log in. In other words, no surprises. Etch is installable.
I've not got through the base install the Lenny CDs, however.