I'm booting with my Porteus CD, then running the Porteus installer. When it pops open the console text box and says to continue hit enter, I hit enter, and then it says "Failed to install with error code '2'." It's hard to see the message because the text screen closes before I can really see it..I had to record it with my cell phone so I could play it back to read it.
I've tried two different CPUs. I've tried two different hard drives. I've tried two different SATA cables. I've tried two different installs of Porteus (3.1 x64 and 3.0.1 x32), and all the same error.
Again, since I've done it plenty of times successfully with these very same install CDs, it must be something I am doing, but I admit that the "error code 2" is not helping me figure it out.
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device: /dev/sda partition: /dev/sda1 partition number: 1 partition mount point: /mnt/sda1 installation path: /mnt/sda1/boot subfolder: filesystem: vfat bootloader: lilo error code: 2 system: porteus 3.14.15-porteus i686 mount details: /dev/sda1 /mnt/sda1 vfat rw,relatime,fmask=0022,dmask=0022,codepage=437,iocharset=iso8859-1,shortname=mixed,errors=remount-ro 0 0 full partition scheme: Disk /dev/sda: 80.0 GB, 80026361856 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 9729 cylinders, total 156301488 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes I/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes Disk identifier: 0x00000000 Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System /dev/sda1 1 156301487 78150743+ ee GPT