[Mageia-dev] R: Re: R: Re: R: Re: Live CDs needed - disperate magician

David W. Hodgins davidwhodgins at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 23:14:17 CEST 2011

On Tue, 19 Apr 2011 17:00:51 -0400, Juan Luis Baptiste <juan.baptiste at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 19, 2011 at 5:23 AM, marcello.anni at alice.it
> <marcello.anni at alice.it> wrote:
>> it's the first : (  i've never had issues with the dvd drive, and before
>> installing i've updated mandriva 2010.2 to mageia without issues... strange
>> behaviour... i will wait for the second beta

This may be similar to the problem I had with alpha2 ...

which was due to a urpmi cascade failure once the first transaction

Juan, review the /root/drakx/install.log to see what failed.

You can use any live cd/dvd, such as knoppix, to boot the system,
and then chroot into the partially updated system to remove the
package(s) causing the conflict, then run the install again.

Regards, Dave Hodgins

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