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oldgi

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    RE: yumError
    I was just doing an install to USB flash drive and the partition format for the boot partition in ext4 format never finished and I go this error. I used gpart to format the partition and re-started the install and it went OK.... Thanks for all the responses..... you guys are great.... Finally a Ubuntu distro that I think I can live with..... Ubuntu 12.04 LTS shines bright for the future... Upgrades takes far to long when installing on a USB Flash Drive.....
    Link to this post 01 Jun 12

    I was just doing an install to USB flash drive and the partition format for the boot partition in ext4 format never finished and I go this error. I used gpart to format the partition and re-started the install and it went OK....

    Thanks for all the responses..... you guys are great....

    Finally a Ubuntu distro that I think I can live with..... Ubuntu 12.04 LTS shines bright for the future...

    Upgrades takes far to long when installing on a USB Flash Drive.....

  • oldgi
    RE: What is Best Distro for Toshiba Satellite P100
    Hi, I am also a newbie to Linux... Have downloaded and tried about 15 different distros. What I have settled on is Mint 11 the Debian version. Once installed it does not require and new install when system is up-graded, based on Debian and is very stable. Here is the link: http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1818 Good Linuxing.......
    Link to this post 25 Feb 12

    Hi, I am also a newbie to Linux... Have downloaded and tried about 15 different distros. What I have settled on is Mint 11 the Debian version. Once installed it does not require and new install when system is up-graded, based on Debian and is very stable.

    Here is the link:

    http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1818

    Good Linuxing.......

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