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Bug 140967 - Install of FC3 fails on DFI LanParty NFII Ultra
Install of FC3 fails on DFI LanParty NFII Ultra
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-11-26 21:48 EST by M. G. Christensen
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:13 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-10-02 20:24:59 EDT
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Description M. G. Christensen 2004-11-26 21:48:37 EST
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Description of problem:
Install of FC3 from CD burned from iso fails with a kernel panic,
attempting to kill init, machine freezes.  FC2 installed OK, kernel
update 2.6.7-1.494.2.2 works OK, kernel update 2.6.8-1.521 (and all
subsequent) failed in same manner after install.

iso image checked good against the md5 sum, and installed OK on my
otherAthlon machine, using a MSI KT3 Ultra ARU mobo.

What is non-standard about the nForce II chipset?  Is it the SATA
controller?  Will it work if I connect a PATA drive to the primary master?

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Boot from install CD

Actual Results:  install stops with kernel panic

Expected Results:  Install

Additional info:

If someone can tell me how to capture the output of the install to a
file on a floppy, I will post it as an attachment.
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-07-15 13:56:23 EDT
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem.   Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.

If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.

Thank you.
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-10-02 20:24:59 EDT
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.

There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.

Thank you.

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