Wrox Programmer Forums

Need to download code?

View our list of code downloads.

Go Back   Wrox Programmer Forums > Open Source > Linux
Password Reminder
Register
| FAQ | Members List | Search | Today's Posts | Mark Forums Read
Linux General discussion of programming the various flavors of Linux operating systems.
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the Linux section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of tens of thousands of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. As a guest, you can read any forum posting. By joining today you can post your own programming questions, respond to other developers’ questions, and eliminate the ads that are displayed to guests. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free .
DRM-free e-books 300x50
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 22nd, 2005, 11:27 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: , , .
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Fedora install help, errors, says not enough HDD

I have tried to install Fedora Core 2 and 3 on a AMD 700Mhz, 40GB, 256mb computer. When the screen says 'Transferring install image to hard drive.... this gets only half way and errors out saying that I do not have enough HDD space. I have tried the follwoing:
1. three differetn hard drives
2. ran a disk wipe on the HDD's
3. manually partioning
4. Manually partioning to only have 7GB partions.
5. Choosing the remove all partions option
6. I have checked the discs, I even redownloaded and reburned them.

Please any help!

Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old April 20th, 2005, 10:26 AM
Friend of Wrox
Points: 1,515, Level: 15
Points: 1,515, Level: 15 Points: 1,515, Level: 15 Points: 1,515, Level: 15
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Oxford, , United Kingdom.
Posts: 488
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

hmmm...

Could your cd drive be faulty ?
Could your IDE cables or sockets be faulty ?

I personally haven't had any probs bunging fedora onto anything. It might be worth trying a windows install or an install of a different distro, if that works ok, you can probably rule out hardware, and start quizzing the fedora lists...



--
Don't Stand on your head - you'll get footprints in your hair
                                           http://charlieharvey.org.uk
                                              http://charlieharvey.com
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
install VS 2008 Trial errors mikealdrich Visual Web Developer 2008 1 December 23rd, 2008 12:03 PM
Prevent sensitive data to be written on HDD narkobaron Visual C++ 0 April 12th, 2007 10:35 AM
writing and reading files on HDD from VBA out5yder Access VBA 3 October 6th, 2005 02:43 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.