Bug 169721 - Installer crashes when attempting to format hard-drive
Installer crashes when attempting to format 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: 2005-10-01 23:06 EDT by Ryan K
Modified: 2008-08-02 19:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-24 17:09:48 EDT
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Description Ryan K 2005-10-01 23:06:17 EDT
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Description of problem:
Once I had selected Custom, all packages, next, and let the installer attempt to format my drive, I got an error message; located in attachments

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Select Defaults until Install type
2.Select Custom
3.Select all
4.Select Default

Actual Results:  I got an error message, saved it to floppy and then clicked the debug button hoping it would be fixed but It exited the installer

Expected Results:  Formatted the Hard-drive or debugged the installer

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-10-03 14:08:46 EDT
Can you provide the complete traceback you received?
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-06-11 22:57:14 EDT
requested by Jams Antill

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