wow problems with linux

Osak

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Ok i got my boot disk set up and boot up my pc, i partition (sp?) 4000.00mb for linux and it starts to install, now heres were the problem is it gets to about 70% and then it tell me i dont have enought room on the partion but i know i do because it told em there was only needed 3000.00mb so any of you guys have any suggestions or know whats going on?

*EDIT* vectro linux is the verison
 

Uplink1

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I had that problem when I was installing Linux. I just removed as much components as I could (I reget not installing KDE destop), and then it worked fine. Or just try to remove as many programs and excess files as possible (I mean, if you have a other operating system installed on the computer).
 

Osak

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its got about 20gigs free on the harddrive with the OS installed but i just formatted the harddrive so it should have 20+ free :(

Also do i want the particial to be "boot"?
 

Osak

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Hmm i tried starting ti with a diffent kernel and it still didint work tried it with the SATA kernel and adept but nothing same thing happens....im about to give up on this version of linux lol
 
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