Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 132818
installer crashes on Dell 2650
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
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Description of problem:
When performing an install on a Dell PowerEdge 2650 the installer
crashes, with the last message on the screen "loading Anaconda".
The same behavior can be observed under 2.1AS U1 (crashdump available).
Text-install has been tried, same results (crash).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
anonconda from RHEL 2.1AS U5 CD
Created attachment 103946 [details]
Created attachment 103947 [details]
Crashdump of AS2.1 (original)
different error message
This looks like a high probability of being bad media. Can you try
reburning at a slower speed and seeing if that helps?
The second crashdump is from a different media (supplied media kit),
the updated media has been used for other installs, md5sums have been
Can you try using ide=nodma? Sorry, the last update got lost somewhere in my
mail apparently :/
Since there are insufficient details provided in this report for us to
investigate the issue further, and we have not received the feedback we
requested, we will assume the problem was not reproduceable or has been fixed in
a later update for this product. If you have further details, feel free to
reopen the report with the additional details attached.