[Mageia-dev] Mageia 2 DVD 64bits install is broken
malo at doc.ic.ac.uk
Sat May 26 02:19:03 CEST 2012
Le 26/05/12 01:07,Simple . nous adresse ces quelques mots :
> 2012/5/25 Maurice Batey <maurice at bcs.org.uk>:
>> On Thu, 24 May 2012 19:01:38 +0100, Simple . wrote:
>>> i said that md5 was checked, so the downloaded .iso is ok,
>> But did you do a 'check after write", to confirm that the .iso had been
>> correctly writeen to DVD?
> I hae not build the .iso into a DVD, but burned it into a USB pen
> disk, and with a more thorough inspection i was able to see that in
> the severall tries the same files were saved in the USB with
> INCOMPLETE names, and that happened in files that had very long names,
> and the 19 failed transactions came from failed dependencies due to
> not recognized the packages with incomplete names.
> i used rufus in windows to burn the .iso into the usb, now i dont know
> if this is specifically caused by rufus or if this is caused by other
> thing, and here would be better that others could test and reproduce
You can maybe submit a bug report on the rufus website. I guess they
will tell you what is the problem.
> Regarding "No ACPI" i can not confirm what Marc Paré said, and again,
> the install runned fine, so here was not the case that "No ACPI" could
> make any difference, only if the boot didnt run is that i could try
> "No ACPI" to see if woud solve it.
> And when using"No ACPI" the boot freezed.
> So when in the USB pen disk i renamed the packages to its original
Wow, that was a weird bug ...
> the install went fine and finally made to conclude with
> sucess Mageia 2 install.
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