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Re: installer is not working

To: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: installer is not working
From: Seth Mos <knuffie@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2001 22:12:22 +0200 (CEST)
Cc: fperin@xxxxxxxxxx, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <995486544.11035.23.camel@stout.americas.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
On 18 Jul 2001, Eric Sandeen wrote:

> On 18 Jul 2001 12:17:52 -0400, G. Francisco Perin wrote:
> > We are consistently getting the same error when using the RH7.1-SGI
> > installer. When we get to the package installation portion of the process,
> > it asks us to insert RH7.1 cd1 and we're getting "cd1 is not cd1" error.  We
> > are using an official RH7.1 release.  Has anyone seen this before???
> 
> Ok, it looks like the media shipped from Dell is a little different, it
> has a different timestamp in the disk ID file.
> 
> I have put an updated floppy image in 
> ftp://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/download/Release-1.0.1/installer/updates
> 
> Follow the README instructions to create an update disk, and the
> installer should continue; HOWEVER, since your CDs apparently are NOT
> exact copies of the CDs Red Hat ships, I can't guarantee that you won't
> run into another problem down the line...

The are remade redhat disks which they call SBE editions. That stands for
System builder edition. They are different and updated to fit Dell
Hardware.

see http://domsch.com/linux for Dell related linux stuff.

Cheers
Seth


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