Bug 105644 - Wrong boot option prompt
Wrong boot option prompt
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-09-26 04:37 EDT by Joachim Backes
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-13 04:13:12 EDT
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Description Joachim Backes 2003-09-26 04:37:29 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030703

Description of problem:
When booting the severn 2 kernel, one can choose between X11 install and text

The text is wrong which leads to X or text install:

I have to enter "text" for a text base install and not "linux text"

Entering "linux text" will start anaconda in X11 mode!

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Type "linux text"

Actual Results:  Anaconda will start in X11 mode

Expected Results:  text based installer

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-09-29 17:04:23 EDT
'linux text' should work just as well as all that the text option in syslinux
does is add text to the boot parameters.  Are you sure you didn't somehow make a
Comment 2 Joachim Backes 2003-10-13 04:13:12 EDT
Was my error (mistyping). "linux text" works correctly.

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