[ut2004] Manual Install

kedlm at charter.net kedlm at charter.net
Wed Sep 15 13:35:57 EDT 2004

I accidentally bought the CD set and would rather have the DVD version.

If you want to trade let me know and I can mail you the CD version and you can mail me the DVD version.


> From: Josh Goodwin <josh at crache.org>
> Date: 2004/09/15 Wed AM 05:44:56 GMT
> To: ut2004 at icculus.org
> Subject: Re: [ut2004] Manual Install
> Didn't seem to work, i'm wondering if i burn each subdirectories contents to a 
> cdr, and run the install script will it work? Don't put too much effort into 
> this if I have to I will just order a new dvd drive, but this one was quite 
> old and I don't have a great need for one.
> mount -t iso9660 -r -o loop unreal.iso /mnt
> SETUP_CDROM=/mnt /mnt/linux-installer.sh
> Copying to a temporary location...
> Verifying archive integrity... All good.
> Uncompressing Unreal Tournament 2004 for GNU/Linux 
> 3186......................................................................
> mount: mount point /mnt/cdrom does not exist
> mount: mount point /mnt/cdrom does not exist
> Mutex destroy failure: Device or resource busy
> (mounting the iso to /mnt/cdrom gives:
> mount: No medium found
> )
> "Please mount the Unreal Tournament 2004 Play Disc CDROM.
> Choose Yes to retry, No to cancel"
> On Wednesday 15 September 2004 12:41 am, Ryan C. Gordon wrote:
> > > When trying to install using the mounted iso, the installer complains.
> > > Is there a way to manually  install? Thanks in advance,
> >
> > mount -t iso9660 -r -o loop ut2004.iso /mnt
> > SETUP_CDROM=/mnt /mnt/linux-installer.sh
> >
> > The SETUP_CDROM environment variable tells the installer where the
> > "disc" is mounted, in case it doesn't find it on its own.
> >
> > I'll give you the benefit of the doubt that your DVD drive really died,
> > but for those leeching ISOs: you still need a valid cd key to play.
> >
> > --ryan.

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