On Tue, Jan 16, Michael Woodward wrote:
I am having a ton of trouble installing from the CD.
I get to the ash_ RPM files and it bails, i get
"an RPM error occured"
and then the installation bails. I am able to copy
the contents of the CD off so i am not totally
convinced that it is the CD but i am having some
serious difficulty was wondering if there were any
'good' workarounds or solutions.
i am attempting to install the PPC version on a B&W G3
rev.1 (OS 8.6.1)on an external SCSI,
A common mistake is to forget to format the partition with ext2, yast2
doesnt warn you.
It seems that you have a machine with the broken CMD 646 IDE chipsets.
You have to update your kernel:
replace the vmlinux file in your "suseboot" folder with the new one.
$ man clone
Main feature not yet implemented...