anaconda cd test keeps failing

C. Linus Hicks lhicks at
Wed Dec 1 19:51:53 UTC 2004

On Wed, 2004-12-01 at 11:39 -0800, Lo Cal wrote:
> I downloaded the Fedora core 3 torrent file, check the md5sum, which
> passed, and  burned the images at 10x using nero 6.3 Ultra Edition and
> 12x RW disks, boot with cd 1 and start the anaconda cd test  which
> keeps failing. Only cd 2 passed. I then search torrent sites for each
> disk iso  and downloaded the torrent file for each cd. Do md5sum
> comparison, which passed and burned the cds with Nero 6.3UE at 4x
> using 4x RW disks. Boot cd 1, start anaconda test  which failed for cd
> 1, 3, and 4.  I used bittornado v0.3.8 for the downloads.  Now the
> only thing left to try is downloading from http. I am curring running 
> Fedora core2 and I want to do a clean install of Fedora core3.
> It looks like some one is having the same problem as me on this thread. 
> Anyone know how to fix the problem
> PS I just got on the list. I apologize if this topic was discussed before.

Have you tried verifying the CDs after you burn them? This can be done
easily with xcdroast and I would imagine other burning software can do
it as well.

C. Linus Hicks <lhicks at>

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