Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 157407
Installer creates sdx devices in different order than post-install boot
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:05 EST
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Description of problem:
When anaconda partitions/installs.. it has my hard drive listed as /dev/sdc. upon first boot, my hard drive is back to it's normal sda (which then throws inittab off - since it is written during the install - it still points to /dev/sdc). I have an internal USB2 multi-card reader than functions as two seperate drives. I noticed that the boot cd loaded the usb storage module first thing (in fc3 - it was one of the last to get loaded). This could probably be fixed by delaying the loading of the usb storage driver until after serial ata devices are created.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. build a computer with serial ata and usb2 multi-card reader
2. installer fedora core 4 test 3
Actual Results: my mount points upon first real boot were different than the config files written.
Expected Results: mount points should map to the correct devices.
usb-storage should get loaded and then get unloaded (so that we can use it for
driver disks if needed). Can you provide /var/log/anaconda* from your system?
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requested, we will assume the problem was not reproduceable or has been fixed in
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