Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 102573
unable to write to last sector of a drive when there is an odd number of sectors
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:57 EST
Description of problem:
Installation crashes after selection of the needed packages and before disk
formatting. Looks similar to #58827 (RedHat Linux 7.2, closed).
Installation process crashes.
To install needed packages successfully.
Created attachment 93703 [details]
Dump file from the installation crash
*** Bug 102572 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
ignore last comment, please.
Disk with an odd number of sectors -- should work fine with B2 (where the ioctl
hack to get the last sector of a disk has returned)