Bug 136706 - installer hangs when formatting reiserfs filesystem
Summary: installer hangs when formatting reiserfs filesystem
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-10-21 20:08 UTC by Thomas M Steenholdt
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-24 21:43:05 UTC
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Description Thomas M Steenholdt 2004-10-21 20:08:53 UTC
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Description of problem:
When installing FC3 test 3 with the "linux reiserfs" option and
creating /boot and / filesystems as reiserfs, everything will appear
to work normally until the tile where installer will actually make the
filesystems, then it just hangs. It's not a hard hang or anything like
that, it just doesn't proceed!

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install using "linux reiserfs"
2. select auto partition and change the suggested filesystems to reiserfs
3. continue install until filesystem creation occurs


Actual Results:  Installation is stuck

Expected Results:  Installation should create the filesystems and proceed

Additional info:

I used the DVD version of the FC3 test 3 install. I DID do a mediascan
and it passed!

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-10-24 21:43:05 UTC
Adding 'selinux=0' to your boot parameters will fix it.  This should
be fixed with the policy shipped in the final release.

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