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Bug 101694 - /proc/partitions error message
Summary: /proc/partitions error message
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-08-05 17:19 UTC by Michael Redinger
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:06 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-06 21:53:07 UTC
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Description Michael Redinger 2003-08-05 17:19:40 UTC
When doing a text mode network (NFS) installation, the installer comes to the
point where it asks me for a network card driver (I can choose a driver or enter
a driver disk).

Below the dialog, on the blue background, I see the following text message (in

error reading /proc/partitions!

Maybe this is because I am doing a network install, and the driver for my SCSI
disk is not yet available (aic7xxx).

This is a Dell PowerEdge 2400 dual processor server.

This bug does not do any harm - everything works fine.

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-08-06 21:53:07 UTC
Hmm... not sure why it would get a read error, though.  *shrug*  Made it quieter.

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