SharePoint 2010 – the installation of this package failed
Elemental SQL: Stupid SharePoint 2010 Error:The Installation of this Package Failed:
Just a fyi .. in addition to making sure you have the right step 10 – http://supportweb.ciaops.net.au/blog/archive/2010/09/08/sharepoint-foundation-2010-on-sbs-2008-%e2%80%93-step-10.aspx
Make sure your SharePoint foundation download really is a full download.
If it isn’t a full 169MB… you don’t gots the full download..
Download it again or go to another computer and download it there.