Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 142064
Installation fails with assert (heads > 0) in disk_dos.c:485
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:56 EST
Description of problem:
I tried to install FC3 from the CDROM. The installation always fails
with assertion error (heads > 0) in disk_dos.c:485 function
probe_partition_for_geom. If I choose ignore, I then get assertion
error (sectors <= 63) on line 490, after which the installation
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
I'm having 2 disks in this machine. The first one contains two ~10GB
BSD partitions. The second disk contains two 30GB FAT32 partitions and
a 13GB "extended DOS" partition with NTFS file system.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 138419 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.