A gallery of goofy error messages

You don't exist.

"The first time I tried installing Mandrake Linux (it was a really early release - kinda rough around the edges), I had to fix something from the command prompt, so I chose that option at the installer boot menu, the shell came up, I fixed what I needed, then I issued the command 'shutdown -r now' to reboot the computer as gently as possible."


Toni Bowers is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and is the award-winning blogger of the Career Management blog. She has edited newsletters, books, and web sites pertaining to software, IT career, and IT management issues.

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