Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 143972
Install displayed 'issues' and then failed after completely 'input gathering' stage of install
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:57 EST
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Description of problem:
While trying to install FC3 on a system currently running FC2 I saw pop ups warning about 'Bug: Assertion (heads < 256) at disk_dos.c:486 in function probe_partition_for_geom() failed.'
As the install allowed me to continue, I did so, but just before the Install proceeds with the install (and after all relevant information has been gathered) the install failed and offered to provide a file (which I will attach) with details about the install.
I was attempting to use my current home partition, but was creating new partitions for / and /boot (there is plenty of unused space on the disk.
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Created attachment 109244 [details]
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 138419 ***