Re: gentoo install problem
Gentoo is cool.
On Sat January 1 2005 17:03, Brian Gosnell wrote:
> On Sat, 1 Jan 2005 12:07:27 -0600, chris <cdcasey@...> wrote:
> > Well, after sampling a few distributions, I'm now trying Gentoo. However,
> > after I type "emerge grub", the download fails. It tries a number of
> > sites, all of which result in different errors - unreachable, fobidden,
> > error in server greeting, or timed out. I haven't changed anything since
> > any other emerges, and the network connect still works (including name
> > resolution).
> > I used mirrorselect to populate the mirror list. Is there a way I can add
> > a different mirror at this point, or is there something else completely
> > going on?
> > Chris
> Edit your /etc/make.conf. If you remove the GENTOO_MIRRORS="" line,
> emerge should only pull from the official ftp. You could also try
> using some of the larger mirrors. Try:
> GENTOO_MIRRORS="http://gentoo.ccccom.com http://gentoo.osuosl.org