Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 131174
Problem finding SATA-driver
Last modified: 2013-07-02 22:21:30 EDT
Description of problem:
When installing FC2, the SATA-driver cannot be automatically loaded.
Anaconda finds the need to load the sata-piix driver, but when the
message "Loading sata-piix driver" appears, the computer hangs.
Using the noprobe option it can be loaded without a problem.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always at install.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from installation CD/DVD (without noprobe)
2. Follow instructions
The computer hangs
Loading SATA driver and continuing installation
Motherboard: Asus P4P800 (I use the patch CD)
Processor: Intel 2.8 GHz
Harddisks: 2 x Maxtor 120 Gb SATA
DVD/CD-drive: NEC DVD RW 2500A
RAM: 1 Gb
Fedora Core 2 has now reached end of life, and no further updates will be
provided by Red Hat. The Fedora legacy project will be producing further kernel
updates for security problems only.
If this bug has not been fixed in the latest Fedora Core 2 update kernel, please
try to reproduce it under Fedora Core 3, and reopen if necessary, changing the
product version accordingly.