Bug 143693 - Failure of "probe_partition_for_geom"
Failure of "probe_partition_for_geom"
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 138419
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2004-12-24 05:45 EST by Peter Dettmann
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:07:47 EST
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anaconda installation failure report (726.92 KB, text/plain)
2004-12-24 05:58 EST, Peter Dettmann
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Description Peter Dettmann 2004-12-24 05:45:22 EST
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Description of problem:
Attempting to overwrite Redhat 9 with Fedora (core3) on Pentium 4
machine the process failed with the report of :

Assertion (heads<256) at dsk_dos C:486 in function
probe_partition_for_geom() failed.

As advised the fail data was copied ok to a floppy as a text file for
submission to bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/

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

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Additional info:
Comment 1 Peter Dettmann 2004-12-24 05:58:13 EST
Created attachment 109105 [details]
anaconda installation failure report
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2004-12-24 10:45:45 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 138419 ***
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:07:47 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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