Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 106856
Installer aborts when installing from iso-images on hard drive
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:32 EST
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Description of problem:
When installing from iso-images on the hard drive (using boot CD image),
anaconda appears to find the 3 iso images.
The program then sucessfully finds my video controller (SiS 650), moniter and
Then the program reports "Graphical installation not available, starting text mode",
Then about 100 messages
File /usr/src/build/309579-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/language.py", line 135
Exactly the same failure sequence when trying to install in graphical mode or
Installation is fine when CD are burned.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.install from iso-images on hard drive
Actual Results: Installation aborts
Expected Results: Installation succeeds
Can you actually save the traceback to a floppy and attach it to the bug report?
There's not enough information here to be able to know what you're hitting.
(Note that you can grab /tmp/anacdump.txt from tty2 when the traceback dialog
comes up and scp it or put it on a different partition if you don't have a
I downloaded Beta 3 and this is not a problem any longer.