Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 144011
Installer exited abnormaly on installation progress
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:57 EST
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Description of problem:
On load the X Server and Anaconda installer at the installation from
DVD , the installation exited abnormaly.
GFX Card: ATI Radeon 9800XT AGP and ATI Radion X800 Pro AGP
Mainboard: Asus P4P800 Deluxe
CPU: Intel P4 2,4 Ghz HT
Ram: 1024 MB
Monitor: Campaq P75
XServer started successfully
XIO: fatal IO error 104 (connection reseted by peer) on X server "1:0"
after 0 requests (0 known proxessed) with 0 event remaining
install exited abnormaly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installation from DVD without Media Test
2. no special commands to load the installer
Can you boot with
Then scp off the xorg.log from /tmp/ramfs/X.log and attach here. Can
you also attach /tmp/anaconda.log
I can't mount my floppy drive to copy the logfiles on them. The X.log
file has more than 800 lines, a little to big to write them down from
Any idea to copy the logfiles from the ramdrive to a floppy or memory
Installation works ok with linux nokill option.
comment #2 - if you have another machine you can scp them off, you
should be able to mount a usb memory fob.
Comment #3 - odd. Can you try again without nokill in case that
something transient was occuring?
Ok, i have tried the installation again without nokill and it works too.
thx for help.
As this is non-reproducible I'm going to close. If you get it
reproducing please feel free to reopen.