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Eric Lyons
2004-04-06, 07:53
Michael:

Yes, sorry, it's ide only. Can VMWare be configured this way?

For everyone's reference, the file is 303136768 bytes long.

Eric.


--- Michael Herger <mherger (AT) jo-sac (DOT) ch> wrote:
> Hi
>
> I'm currently installing URLWitzer on VMWare. One problem, though...
>
> > You need a PC with:
> > 128MB RAM
> > bootable CD-ROM drive
> > Ethernet NIC (connected to DHCP network with Internet gateway)
> > big hard disk
>
> This must be IDE, not SCSI? Anaconda stopped with an error talking
> about
> hda. But VMWare installs SCSI devices by default.
>
> Second try: "Could not allocate requested partitions: partitioning
> failed.
> Could not allocation partitions as primary partitions". Do we have to
>
> partition it manually?
>
> --
>
> Michael
>
> -----------------------------------------------------------
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>

mherger
2004-04-06, 08:14
> Yes, sorry, it's ide only. Can VMWare be configured this way?

Yes. But it still get the error message "could not allocate requested
partitions". I'll see if I find a real machine to test it tomorrow.

Michael

> For everyone's reference, the file is 303136768 bytes long.
>
> Eric.
>
>
> --- Michael Herger <mherger (AT) jo-sac (DOT) ch> wrote:
>> Hi
>>
>> I'm currently installing URLWitzer on VMWare. One problem, though...
>>
>> > You need a PC with:
>> > 128MB RAM
>> > bootable CD-ROM drive
>> > Ethernet NIC (connected to DHCP network with Internet gateway)
>> > big hard disk
>>
>> This must be IDE, not SCSI? Anaconda stopped with an error talking
>> about
>> hda. But VMWare installs SCSI devices by default.
>>
>> Second try: "Could not allocate requested partitions: partitioning
>> failed.
>> Could not allocation partitions as primary partitions". Do we have to
>>
>> partition it manually?
>>
>> --
>>
>> Michael
>>
>> -----------------------------------------------------------
>> http://www.jo-sac.ch/lindenberg - die JO des SAC Lindenberg
>> http://www.jo-sac.ch - JO-SAC inoffiziell!
>> http://photo.jo-sac.ch - mein kleines Photoalbum
>>