Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 156669
Can't install from SATA CD/DVD drive
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:17 EST
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Description of problem:
Hardware used is a Plextor PX716SA SATA DVD+RW drive. Installed in a Dell PowerEdge 400SC (Intel ICH5 SATA/IDE controller).
When booting from CD or DVD install media, installer requests the "appropriate driver". Selecting any driver in the list -- no driver in the list allows you to continue.
Attempted with RHEL4 Disc 1 and Fedora Core 3 DVD.
RHEL4/FC3 does not include SATA CD/DVD driver!
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from RHEL4 or FC3 media in SATA CD/DVD drive
2. Watch installer prompt you for the correct driver to proceed
Actual Results: Can't find driver to continue the installation from media in SATA CD/DVD drive.
Expected Results: Anaconda should proceed with installation, continuing to read from the install media.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 156663 ***