Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120604
installer crashes with pcmcia card
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:40 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
anaconda - Fedora Core 1.91 Test 2
How reproducible: 98% on a Dell Latitude C840 series
Steps to Reproduce:
1.insert pcmcia card
2.insert the cd and start the install from cd
3.will crash every time if you select to skip media check or if you
do a " linux askmethod " on first selection will crash.
screen puts out " unexpected exit " and of few more garbarge lines
and dies have to power off.
should just move on through the hardware detection and continue with
If you remove the PCMCIA card it works great everytime.
The PCMCIA card is a lucent 802.11 (b) silver series.
Does this still occur with test3 ?
I have just completed the download of the new ISO's and will test this
week end and then let you know.
I have the new FC2 and it intalls with out glitchs now with the
PCMCIA cards plugged in thanks for your help