Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 114701
Text-mode installation problems.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:35 EST
Description of problem:
Text-mode installation doesn't offer choice of video components or to
build a boot disk. My setup required the use of the NT boot loader
from the MBR of the primary HD and an installation of FC1 on a
After I installed I found I needed to use anaconda linux rescue mode
to build a boot disk in order to then add the XF86Config file and
change /etc/inittab to runlevel 5 (anaconda leaves the runlevel at
three when it finishes).
Also, "firstboot" is not run after rebooting normally for the first
time after the above is done.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Please see above explaination.
Steps to Reproduce:
Bootdisks don't fit. firstboot will only run if your first boot is
graphical and not text mode (fc2 will add a text mode firstboot)