Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 107605
Installer error message during format of main partition
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:58:36 EDT
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Description of problem:
When the installer tries to format the partitions, it comes up with an error
on /hda2.And restarts the computer. I formated the hard drive myself with
another program, so is there a way I can stop the Red Hat Linux installer from
formating it again.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Personal Desktop Config
3.Remove all linux partitions, remove all partitions, keep all partitions.
Tryed all 3 options
Actual Results: Error duing the formatting of the partition where Red Hat
Linux will be installed.
Expected Results: It should format it, and then start installing the OS
Can you attach the error message you receive?
An error ocurred trying to format hda3. This problem is serious, and the
install cannot continue.
Press <enter> to reboot your syste.
This happends on Compaq Proliant 2500 also.
Does anyone know the answer to our problems? Upgrading seems to be the
There must be an other way!
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have further
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