Subject: Re: 1.0-pre-release2 problems...
To: Michael K. Sanders <email@example.com>
From: Michael L. Hitch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/18/1994 13:12:07
On Sep 16, 5:39pm, "Michael K. Sanders" wrote:
> default gateway. This is when things got bad. Ftp complained
> about not being able to write /tmp/ftpblahsomething as the /
> filesys is read only. Sooo... I did a mount -u /dev/fd0a /, and
> ftp worked to transfer the files. However, when I tried to do
> 'Exctract base10' it gave me errors (something with an 11 in it) and
> couldn't find gzip or tar.
> So... Did I do something wrong, or was the FTP method of installation
> not tested?
If you use the mget command in ftp, it needs a writable /tmp
directory to put the file list into. If you get each file individually,
it works fine.
I just did an install using ftp and had no trouble extracting
base10, etc10, and comp10.
Michael L. Hitch INTERNET: email@example.com
Office of Systems and Computing Services
Montana State University Bozeman, MT USA