Installer loops at installing language packs

Bug #140539 reported by Jose Manuel Romero Ximil on 2007-09-17
2
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Colin Watson

Bug Description

Binary package hint: debian-installer

I try to install ubuntu from 2007-09-17 desktop-i386 iso in a dell xps1330
The installer says 120% completed at installing language packs --- configuring hardware ...

There isnt network or HD activity. Its 2 hours since then. I have tried 2 times from the start

Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

Could you please attach /var/log/syslog to this bug, following the directions in http://wiki.ubuntu.com/DebuggingUbiquity/AttachingLogs? Thanks in advance.

Note, though, that unionfs is known to be broken in Gutsy at the moment. As such, installing from the desktop CD at the moment is I suspect largely doomed to failure, and I'm surprised you got as far as you did.

Changed in debian-installer:
assignee: nobody → kamion
status: New → Incomplete

Here it is

What iso is good to install gutsy from?

Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

Yes, with all the unionfs bug dumps in there this is likely bug 138915.

In the meantime, you can use the alternate install CD.

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