Re: Installation of muLinux -

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri Apr 07 2000 - 19:30:24 CEST

On Fri, Apr 07, 2000 at 11:37:56AM -0400, Bob Goodwin nicely wrote:
> How long does it take to install the EXT addon?
> I tried from the floppy and after a while it tells me the disk
> may be corrupted?
> Now running install.bat from HD and I am up the point where it's
> installing EXT and the hard drive has been rattling along for
> almost an hour?
> I hate to hit reset if it's doing what iis intended!

You have only 4megabyte of ram? Unpacking an addons requires
ram. What happens with other addons, other that EXT?

> Wait a new development, now it says it doesn't look like a tar
> archive.

This is really a .tar.bz2.

> A 66 mhz '486 8 megs and 202 meg hd

Try enabling swap (setup -f swap).


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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