Bug 167085 - (harms) Install halts when install tries to scan the hard drive
Install halts when install tries to scan the hard drive
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: 2005-08-30 00:34 EDT by John Harmon
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-30 15:05:20 EDT
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2005-08-30 00:36 EDT, John Harmon
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Description John Harmon 2005-08-30 00:34:14 EDT
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Description of problem:
Hits the HD and freaks.  Drive works fine with FC3.  IO error with FC4.  System halts with anacdump and reboots.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Boot off of FC4 CD
2.  Try to install
3.  Cry   :)

Actual Results:  system halts with error (see attachment)  reboots

Expected Results:  Should give me partitioning operation info

Additional info:
Comment 1 John Harmon 2005-08-30 00:36:13 EDT
Created attachment 118237 [details]
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2005-08-30 15:05:20 EDT
There are a number of errors in the log which are drive errors on your hard
drive (hda).  Booting with 'ide=nodma' may work as a temporary measure but
longer term your hardware will need to be replaced

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