[CentOS] Problem installing from CD

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Tue May 30 11:46:57 UTC 2006

Jeffrey B. Layton wrote:
> Good morning,
>   I hate to bother everyone again, but I'm having some more
> trouble. I have a new machine with an MSI  RS480M2-IL
> motherboard (ATI Xpress200 chipset) and a  Hammer DVD
> Writer (shows up as a Matshita DVD-RAM SW-9585).
>   I get the CD to start (in text mode - don't know why I can't
> do VGA or better), and it asks me What type of media contains
> the packages to be installed. I choose CDROM and then it
> says:
> The CentOS-4 x86_64 CD was not found in any of your CDROM
> drives. Please insert the CentOS x86_64 CD and press OK to retry.
> The funny thing is that this is Disk 1 of x86_64. Any ideas?
> I've tried a couple of different download sites and I always get
> the same problem.
have you md5sum verified the original downloaded iso ?

have you run the media check from the installer ? ( should be the very
first step, pre install )

- KB

Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq

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