Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 104683
LTC4440-RHEL3 AS Beta2 does not install on VMWare 4.0 SCSI disk
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:38:47 EDT
The following has be reported by IBM LTC:
RHEL3 AS Beta2 does not install on VMWare 4.0 SCSI disk
Installing on VMWare 4.0
RHEL3 AS Beta 2
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install from CD
When I tried to install on a VMWare virtual machine with a virtual SCSI drive,
I got to the window about installing other drivers and I could not get past this
menu. It did not seem to properly detect the disk drive and did not provide
an appropriate disk driver to install.
Simple installation where I could just take the provided defaults.
The installation succeeded when I changed my virtual machine to have an IDE
drive. I have been able to install RHAS 2.1 on a virtual machine with the
While VMWare is not a likely platform for production use of Advanced Server,
we do use it extensively for initial development because of the ease of creating
a VM and installing rather than having to setup an entire new PC.Glen/Greg -
please submit this to Red Hat. Thanks.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 101504 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.