Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 147916
Installer crash with anacdump when insufficient disk space
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:00 EST
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Description of problem:
Anaconda installer crashes with anacdump after having displayed the dialog annoucing that there is insufficient disk space to install.
(bravo on the opportunity of saving the dump on a floppy, very useful).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Installing on a laptop with a Windows partition
2. Select workstation install
3. Partition with a) swap 512MB b) /boot 100 MB c) LVM volume root for the rest (around 1.5G)
4. continue install
5. Get insufficient disk space popup
Actual Results: Crash with anacdump (will post as attachment)
Expected Results: Should have returned to the package selection screen
Created attachment 111031 [details]
the produced dump from Anaconda
This is fixed post-FC3. For FC3, ensuring that you have enough space for doing
your install is the recommended workaround.