Bug 170496 - installer fails to format hda2
installer fails to format hda2
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160693
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: 2005-10-12 08:50 EDT by Ryan Montgomery
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-10-15 11:07:35 EDT
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Description Ryan Montgomery 2005-10-12 08:50:59 EDT
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Description of problem:
when attempting to install fedora core 4 i get up to the bit where it starts to format the hard drive into the specified partitions when it encounters a problem and tells me it cannot format hda2 and that it must reboot

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.follow the setup procedures in the manual
2.when it gets to the ready to install part it fails with the formatting

Actual Results:  closed the error dialog box and the machine restarted 

Expected Results:  it should have set up the partitions as specified earlier in the instalation procedure and then finished installing the program

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-10-15 11:07:35 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160693 ***

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