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fcm4711
2004-04-08, 03:37
Hi Eric

Thanks for the information.

No problem, I will organize a bigger disk anyway.

Enjoy easter
Felix

Eric Lyons <creeble (AT) yahoo (DOT) com> wrote:
Yes, sorry, this release requires a 4GB root partition. It really only
needs about 650MB, but I've been building machines that end up with
lots of development stuff on them.

If you've got no other disk, give me a couple of days and I'll try and
upload a version that requires less root.

Eric.

--- Felix Mueller wrote:
> Hi Eric, hi Michael
>
> I also get this patitioning error.
>
> "Could not allocate requested partitions:
> Partitioning failed: Could not allocate partitions
> as primary partitions".
>
> This is on a real machine. There are only a IDE
> CD-ROM and a IDE HD connected.
>
> Might the problem be the size of the HD? Is there
> a minimum HD size requirement? I tried with a spare
> 1.6GB HD.
>
> Thanks
> Felix
>
>
> --- Michael Herger wrote:
> > > 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 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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