Bug 4473

Summary: Installer fails for machines >=1GB of RAM
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: xkahn
Component: installerAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description xkahn 1999-08-11 14:45:38 UTC
It seems like the initial RAM disk loads too high in memory
and can't load.  If I boot with:

linux mem=512M

then everything proceeds as normal.

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-08-11 20:06:59 UTC
This is a known kernel issue and is being looked into. Thank you for
bringing it to our attention.