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Re: Debian 9.3 GUI installation failure

On Sun 31 Dec 2017 at 20:37:06 +0000, Brian Potkin wrote:

> On Sun 31 Dec 2017 at 10:10:31 +0000, w f wrote:
> > I tried installing Debian 9.3 today. I used the netinst CD amd64 version.All
> > was going well until about 4/5ths of the way through ...I suddenly got an
> > error message about "ispell" and that something "british" couldn't be
> > installed.(I chose "US" throughout the whole process; I'm not sure why it's
> > installing something "british.")I'm sorry I don't have more details. There's
> > no way for me to capture the screen or the text.After the notice, it gave me
> > the option to return to "install packages ..." to fix the problem.However,
> > when I click "Continue" and go back to "Select and Install Software," all it
> > does is repeat the notice that "An installation step failed ..."I cannot
> > continue the install process. The next step is bootloader installation.The
> > system is not bootable; I have to restart from scratch.Is this a bug? DId I
> > do something wrong? What can I do to avoid this problem before investing
> > another 2 hours?- Liam

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