Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 122186
Installation software does not create a bootable floppy
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:41 EST
Description of problem:
The new installation software does not make a bootable floppy disk.
Therefore, it is impossible to boot into linux. A message appears on
the screen that I cannot use the boot loader, and to boot from floppy.
The rescue software also did not allow a bootable floppy to be
created using mkbootfloppy. Possible there is another way to make a
Also, it is impossible to change the configuration for the boot
loader if no packages have been updated.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Install Red Hat Linux version 1.92 and do not install the boot loader.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Put Red Hat installation disk in drive and reboot.
2. Follow menu for installation and do not install boot loader.
Cannot boot into linux.
In the installation, an option should be provided to make a boot
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 122187 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.