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Re: [SLE] Problem with SUSE FTP install
  • From: C Hamel <vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2004 11:27:52 -0600
  • Message-id: <200403021127.59127.vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday 02 March 2004 11:19, Lucky Leavell wrote:
> Last night we started the SuSE 9.0 FTP install and left it happily
> downloading packages. However, this morning it had stopped at 39%
> indicating it could not find an OpenOffice package. (I wasn't there so I
> do not have the exact package name.)
>
> Questions:
> 1. Is there any way to tell the installer to ignore a package
> and go ahead with the remaining install?
> 2. If not, is there a way to restart the install but have it
> detect what it has already installed?
>
> Thank you,
> Lucky Leavell
I, too, had the same problem when attempting to ftp-install 8.2, and found no
way to continue. As memory serves, you can selelct the pkgs you do not want
to d/l. I hope you are luckier than I was... I ended up purchasing the
distro after six or seven attempts.
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...CH
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