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Re: [opensuse] Problems installing 10.2 on 256 mb system
  • From: Hartmut Meyer <hartmut.meyer@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2007 15:02:06 +0100
  • Message-id: <200701031502.13083.hartmut.meyer@xxxxxxxxxx>
Hi,

On Wednesday 03 January 2007 10:04, Torvald Bringsvor wrote:

> I have a P4 system with 256 Mb of RAM. I start the
> installation from CD, and then direct it to install
> from HTTP. Then the installer says that I don't have
> enough RAM to run yast2, and it asks me to add a swap
> partition. I have made a swap partition on the
> harddrive, so I add it. Then I do the usual stuff, and
> the installation starts to format the disks, and then
> things go haywire: it can't mount the swap. The
> message says that it can't find the mount point
> 'swap', but the debug message lists the mount command,
> and that seemingly tries to do mount -t ntfs !!
>
> Is this a known problem? What can I do about it?

I believe the following URL has all the answers you are looking for:

http://en.opensuse.org/Installation_with_Little_Memory


Greetings from Stuhr
hartmut
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