Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 127436
Installer "CD NOT FOUND" error from DVD boot
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:45 EST
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Description of problem:
I downloaded the DVD ISO. The MD5 checked correctly. I burnt to a
DVD+RW which is readable in Windows.
Booting from DVD I get a CD NOT FOUND dialog after the selection of a
Alternate screens report:
failed to mount loop: Invalid argument
try to mount cd device hdc
mount loop loop0 on /mnt/runtime on /mnt
source/Fedora/base/stage2.img fd is 11
other alternate screen report:
<4>unable to identify cd-rom format
<4>VFS: Can't find ext2 filesystem on dev loop 0
It gets to the same point if I try the mediacheck option also.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot from DVD
2.Select English as language and en
This points to a bad burn of the CD. Could you try reburning and see
if it still happens?
I had already burnt a DVD-R (instead of a DVD+RW) with the same
results. Assuming you were correct, I went on to burn the same ISO
image using a different program (Nero) to a DVD+R disk, and this time
Fedora actually asked to test the DVD (and it passed) before the
install process. I then used Nero to re-record the DVD ISO over the
previously used DVD+RW and it too passed.