[arch-dev-public] ArchISO FTP Installer - Testers Needed
simo at archlinux.org
Fri Apr 11 21:03:23 EDT 2008
On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 08:27:13PM -0400, Dale Blount wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-04-11 at 19:34 -0400, Dale Blount wrote:
> > Sorry for this being 2 weeks late, but better late then never.
> > > **I need feedback on the following regarding ISO bootup**
> > > - Did the grub loader work as expected?
> > System 1: Old Dell PowerEdge 350. Won't even boot the CD. Bios says
> > "Invalid boot device" or similar.
> > System 2: Newer Asus P4 2.8ghz with DVD Burner. Boots to a grub>
> > prompt.
> > So far I'm 0 for 2, but haven't really tried it on any truly decent
> > hardware.
> I think I spoke too soon. I toasted to a different brand CDR and it
> worked fine on both boxes. Very smooth indeed! Good work guys.
> The only not-currently-documented problem I saw that I can't find the
> source to tell if it's fixed or not is where it tells you that
> ftp.archlinux.org is throttled and to pick "an other" mirror instead of
> "another" mirror. If that's the worse flaw we have, we're in good
> shape :)
I think the rest of it needs a good reading over as well.
*adds to todo list*
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