/create/symlink failed: no inodes free

MS-KILA msKila at speakeasy.net
Tue Nov 22 02:44:39 GMT 2005

David Kirchner wrote:
> On 11/21/05, MS-KILA <msKila at speakeasy.net> wrote:
>>still present trying to install 6.0 on a 600Mhz celery, 384 ram, 8g hdd;
>>ftp install.  will attempt the explicit ip idea.
>>does every first attempt at ftp choke like this?
> If you ever make a mistake in sysinstall, you should restart the
> process with a reboot. The installer doesn't handle errors well, often
> by trying to install the entire OS onto the ramdisk instead of the
> hard drive.
> We've found that it tends to help, a little, to ping the IP of the
> server you're installing before you hit "OK" on the IP configuration
> screen.

ok; good thunked!  i'll give that one a shot, too!

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