Downloaded latest MikTEK July 7,2011.
Attempted 'Complete' installation.
Received the following error:
"File name database capacity exceeded".
I then attempted 'Basic' installation and was successful.
merged by Martin Scharrer♦ Jul 8 '11 at 16:51
this question was merged with MikTex 2.9 Installation Error: File name database capacity exceeded. because it is an exact duplicate of that question.