Getting crimson set up - Hard drive issues

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Re: Getting crimson set up - Hard drive issues

Unread postby MrBill » Mon Feb 27, 2017 9:48 am

Tried it without the boot -f, same behavior...
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Re: Getting crimson set up - Hard drive issues

Unread postby MrBill » Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:21 pm

Solved. My install media appears to be defective. I found tried older 5.3 media and did a successful installation, so that is what i will have to run for the time being.
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Re: Getting crimson set up - Hard drive issues

Unread postby dexter1 » Tue Feb 28, 2017 2:54 pm

It's not your install media. The fx.IP17 on the IRIX 6.2 disk is botched, see:

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Re: Getting crimson set up - Hard drive issues

Unread postby MrBill » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:19 am

Much appreciated. I wasted a lot of time.
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