Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 100800
RedHat 9 CD-ROM install fails with anaconda python error.
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of problem:
Unable to install RedHat 9 on a pristine IBM IDE disk (or after creating a
complete, standard Linux filesystem with /boot, and swap partitions).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Attempt to install from CD-ROM (which checks good).
Steps to Reproduce:
See attached error text from anaconda error dump.
Created attachment 93153 [details]
Error dump produced by anaconda during an attempted RedHat 9 install.
Created attachment 93177 [details]
A further dump from a different PC on the other side of the Atlantic
This is a dump of the same bug experienced on a generic PC: AMD 1800 processor,
IDE hard drive with existing RedHat 8.0 and Win 2000 partitions, Raytheon 9000
graphics card, UK keyboard
This is a problem with the lvmtools being confused by data on your drive when it
scans for existing lvm. This issue is addressed in our development version.