Downloaded and burned installation DVDs for Fedora core 3 (heidelberg) and Fedora core 4 test1. The Fedora core 3 installation started, then started getting disk read errors. The Fedora core 4 installation offered to scan the DVD for errors, and promptly complained about errors on the disk.

Could be the DVD reader in this box is a little old, and perhaps is the source of the Fedora and Solaris installation DVD errors. Either that or my DVD writer is writing bad DVDs…