[CentOS] CentOS-4.3 Install Fails
chaz at bctonline.com
Sat Mar 17 05:24:26 UTC 2007
I'm using the same CD's that I've used to install CentOS on my other
After the first failure I had the installation verify the install media just
in case. It passed.
I've tried the default install (used for all previous installs) and the i586
option (after googling). They both fail in the same way.
Here is a transcript of what is output to the screen:
Running anaconda, the CentOS-4 i386 system installer - please wait.
Could not find platform independent libraries <prefix>
Could not find platform independent libraries <exec_prefix>
Consider setting $PYTHONHOME to <prefix>[:exec_prefix]
'import site' failed ; use -v for traceback
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 28, in ?
import sys, os
ImportError: No module named os
install exited abnormally
sending termination signals.done
sending kill signals.done
you may safely reboot your system
Motherboard Intel D945GCL
CPU Intel Pentium-4 631
RAM Aeneon 512 Mb 240-pin DDR2 SDRAM DIMM - DDR2
PATA Disk IBM 40 Gb PATA Disk (DeskStar) - System Disk
SATA Disk Hitachi 80 Gb SATA Disk (DeskStar) - Backup Disk
Disk Carrier Vantec MRK-200ST-BK
Case Antec TX1050B
The system disk (IBM 40Gb DeskStar) was used in a previous system ad has
CentOS-4.3 loaded on it.
It won't boot in graphical mode due to an X-Windows failure. So I decided to
Any insight would be appreciated.
Charles L. Sliger, Information Systems Engineer, chaz at bctonline.com
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