Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 126076
NFS install crashes after setting root password.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:02 EST
Description of problem: NFS install crashes/fails after setting the
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): RHEL 3
How reproducible: Always.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Copy contents of RHEL 3 cds to NFS share.
2. Boot to boot disk from bootdisk.img. Also use network drvier disk
3. Attempt to install RHEL 3 from NFS share.
Actual results: Install fails. Message to report to bugzilla appears
as well as chance to create log files.
Expected results: Installation of RHEL 3 to succeed.
Additional info: Same steps worked with RH 9.
Created attachment 101160 [details]
Anaconda dump file.
Created attachment 101161 [details]
It looks like you copied the contents of the Extras cd into your NFS
share which overwrote needed files for the base install. You need to
only copy the four CDs associated with the base OS.
You are right. I hang my head in shame. Thanks!