Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 123838
Installer fails to format filesystem when JFS is used
Last modified: 2013-07-02 22:19:32 EDT
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Description of problem:
After booting with "linux jfs" system fail to format the file system
wit the following error: "An error occurred trying to format hda3. The
problem is serious and the install cannot continue. Press enter to
I have tried this on both a laptop and a desktop. I have also tried to
remove and recreate the partitions with disk druid.
This happens on both laptop and desktop. Both disks have had Linux
partitions on them before.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot FC2 disk 1 with "linux jfs"
2.Select partitions to be jfs
3.attempt to finnish install.
Actual Results: error message = "An error occurred trying to format
hda3. The problem is serious and the install cannot continue. Press
enter to reboot system"
Expected Results: Format file system and install packages.
This is a duplicate of bug 122603
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 122603 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.