Recent content by 5x5

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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    The 'powers that be' at the pclos forums tell me that it will be very shortly....from a week or so at the earliest to 2 or 3 weeks. Can't wait. :joy:
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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    Yep, the newest kernel supports those SATA drives. The way I understand it, the problem is referred to as a SATA-IDE loopback error. lol. Whatever that means.
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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    Can't boot into Vista OR Linux.... After continuing to try all sorts of configurations yesterday, I finally tried to install openSuse 10.3 on a second partition that I created from within Vista. Strangely enough, openSuse saw the second partition and its correct size but still saw it as a RAID...
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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    PCLOS does have something like 'automatic' partitioning, yes....I just always go for the custom so I know what's going to happen. I'm checking out the motherboard issue right now. If it's not supported, I think I'm going to have a breakdown. :-( And about the site load time.....no...
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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    RE: Vista + PCLinuxOS.....oh my. Hi Guru. PCLOS does not see the SATA drive AT ALL. I decided to go ahead and format that partition in Vista to see if that was the problem and on retrying the PCLOS install, I got far enough to see that the SATA drive is simply invisible to the install. On...
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    Cannot Install PCLinuxOS - Hard Drive Full Error

    Hello all. I have a problem that I don't see referenced anywhere in the forum that I could find and I am praying that someone can help me. I just got a new box with Vista Premium already installed on a single 320g SATA drive. I figured out that I needed to shrink that drive and create a...