Bug 104683 - LTC4440-RHEL3 AS Beta2 does not install on VMWare 4.0 SCSI disk
Summary: LTC4440-RHEL3 AS Beta2 does not install on VMWare 4.0 SCSI disk
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 101504
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: basesystem   
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-09-18 22:02 UTC by IBM Bug Proxy
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:58:38 UTC
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Description IBM Bug Proxy 2003-09-18 22:02:50 UTC
The following has be reported by IBM LTC:  
RHEL3 AS Beta2 does not install on VMWare 4.0 SCSI disk
Hardware Environment:
Installing on VMWare 4.0

Software Environment:
RHEL3 AS Beta 2

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install from CD

Actual Results:
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.  

Expected Results:
Simple installation where I could just take the provided defaults.

Additional Information:

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
SCSI drive.

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.

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-09-18 23:24:03 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 101504 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:58:38 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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