ubuntu server on ibm xseries 232
Thanks for this hint.
In the thread i can find some workarounds for systems which are already
I want to install a new system and have the CD/DVD-Problem with install-CD.
The installer thinks, that my CD is broken and stops installing.
Jim Tarvid schrieb:
> After an online upgrade to 8.04 LTS I have trouble with the CD/DVD.
> Problems range from from intermittent issues to total failure which is
> what I have.
> Jim Tarvid
> On Sat, May 31, 2008 at 4:35 PM, Florian <email@example.com
> <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>> wrote:
> Dear list-members,
> i'm installing ubuntu-server 8.0.4 on a ibm-server xseries 232. The
> installation fails because some files from the CD cannot be read.
> I tried the following:
> - Downloaded Ubuntu from mirror and check MD5sum after download. - ok
> - Burnt iso-file to a CD.
> - Boot from CD works.
> - I've choosen the "Check-CD" function; it stops with error:
> "The ./dists/hardy/main/binary_i386/Packages.gz failed the MD5
> verification. Your CD-ROM or this file may have been corrupted."
> I downloaded the iso several times and burnt different CDs.
> I updated the bios of the server.
> I changed the CD/DVD-drive of the server.
> But nothing helped. :-(
> In another PC all my CDs can be chacked without problems.
> Are there any known issues with this ibm hardware? Has anyone a hint
> which additional tests i can run?
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