instalation problem-- was Re: fc3 download
alpuzz at comcast.net
Sat Feb 26 21:15:07 EST 2005
Again, thanks very much for posting these and allowing those of us on the
list access to them. At this point though, I think I'm going to download
the regular FC3 isos and do a BRLTTY install. I'll worry about speakup
after the fact. At this point, I think this will be the quickest solution.
If you get a chance though, you might want to check your disk 1 image, as
there seems to be a problem in that it isn't bootable for some reason. As I
said, I downloaded several images from your site and several from the main
ftp site. However, the sum of disk1 didn't match the one on the main ftp so
I'm assuming I got that one from you.
The sum of the one i have that isn't booting is:
----- Original Message -----
From: "John McCann" <lists at jamsite.us>
To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux." <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Saturday, February 26, 2005 8:15 PM
Subject: Re: instalation problem-- was Re: fc3 download
> Hi Al:
> Well, your post below has revealed one thing to me; i.e., that it is the
> "receiving" computer which furnishes the time and date stamps. My time and
> date stamps vary more significantly than yours do because the entire
> exercise of retrieving the 02/19/2005 images was necessarily spread out
> over forty plus hours, given the 10K-12K download speed I was dealing
> with. However, this I can tell you; the images I downloaded were all
> date-stamped 02/19/2005, with times between 4:15 a.m. and 4:22 a.m.;
> hence, they are all from the same set.
> If you want to go through the exercise of downloading them all again from
> my site, you're certainly welcome, though that exercise will take you
> 10-12 hours, and will also, like as not, necessitate your interrupting
> sleep to start successive iso image downloads. However, if you begun now,
> you'd be able to install tomorrow. Oh, wait, I just now remember what Sena
> has written, so, if you're not that windows averse (and have access to a
> windows box), you can do a check sum to see what's going on.
> If you do download all the disks again from my site and experience the
> same problem, please let me know as this would mean that I don't have a
> legitimate or functioning set; something I need to know if in fact that is
> the case.
> As I'm leaving for an overnight social engagement, don't expect any
> further emails from me for the next sixteen hours or so.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Al Puzzuoli" <alpuzz at comcast.net>
> To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux."
> <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
> Sent: Saturday, February 26, 2005 6:33 PM
> Subject: Re: instalation problem-- was Re: fc3 download
>> Interesting, The date stamps for my isos are as follows: It would seem
>> to me like they should all be of the same version:
>> FC3-i386-disc1.iso 645,386 KB Undisker ISO image 2/24/2005 9:30 PM
>> FC3-i386-disc2.iso 653,208 KB Undisker ISO image 2/24/2005 10:37 AM
>> FC3-i386-disc3.iso 652,144 KB Undisker ISO image 2/25/2005 3:22 AM
>> FC3-i386-disc4.iso 405,060 KB Undisker ISO image 2/25/2005 4:57 AM
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