Bug 160919 - installer gets "could not set controlling tty" and hangs after "running /sbin/loader"
installer gets "could not set controlling tty" and hangs after "running /sbin...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160918
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-06-18 11:51 EDT by Michael D Miller
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Description Michael D Miller 2005-06-18 11:51:25 EDT
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Description of problem:
Installer outputs "could not set controlling tty" and hangs after "running /sbin/loader". I have tried graphic and text mode and get the same result. FC2 and FC3 don't have this problem. I have retried them both.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start build from cd1 or rescue cd.

Actual Results:  The system will hang until I <CLT ALT DEL>. It them dismounts the filesystems and reboots. I can't install FC4:-(

Expected Results:  The install process should have started text mode or graphic mode depending on input.

Additional info:

The graphics card is a Gforce FX 5700LE 256mg  AGP by BFG Technologies. MB is MSI MS6570, processor is AMD Athlon XP3200.
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2005-06-18 11:56:53 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160918 ***

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