Bug 17186 - installation error message(s) - out of space on the root by 50-91 MB - bombs on startup
Summary: installation error message(s) - out of space on the root by 50-91 MB - bombs ...
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 6.2
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matt Wilson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2000-09-02 02:39 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-15 16:46:44 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2000-09-02 02:39:38 UTC
reference docs:

scsi controller is Cirrus Logic 5434 PCI
i pulled out the old sound card to install Linksys 10/100 NIC

here's info i copied from the FILO Boot start-up, notes
and Bios set-up screens......

MNF: Packard Bell (Intel Pentium 100MHZ)
BIOS: Phoenix Bios Copywrite 1985-1994
32 Bit I/O {Disabled}
HD: IDE 853 MB (Bios setup screen)


Partitions: / 	<< Root >> 700 MB
		<< Swap >> 16 MB
	     /boot	        2 MB


Boot screen  

Ramdiskdriver initialized : 16 Ramdisks of 4096K in size
ide0: buggy cmd640b interface on PCI (Type 1), config=0x7e
ide1:serialized,secondary interface OK
cmd640:drive0 timings/prefetch(on) preserved, clocks 2/3/3
cmd640:drive1 timings/prefetch(on) preserved, clocks 2/3/3
cmd640:drive2 timings/prefetch(on) preserved, clocks 3/6/14
cmd640:drive3 timings/prefetch(on) preserved, clocks 3/6/14
hda: Maxtor 7850 AV, 814 MB w/64K Cache, CHS=827/32/63
hdc:Matsushita CR-581, ATAPI CD ROM DRIVE
ide2: ports already in use, skipping probe
ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x1f7,0x3f6 on IRQ 14
ide0 at 0x170-0x177,0x376 on IRQ 15 (serialized with ide0)
floppy drives(s):fd0 is 1.44 MB
FDC 0 is a post-1991 82077
md driver0.36.3 MAX_MD_DEV=4, MAX_REAL=8
scsi: 0 hosts
scsi: detected total.
Partition Check:
hda: hda1 hda2 < hda5 hda6 >
EXT-fs: 03:01: couldn't mount because of unsupported optional features.
[MS-DOS FS Rel. 12 FAT 0, check=n, conv=b,uid=0,gid=0,unmask=022,bmap]
Transaction block size=512
Kernel Panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 03:01

your time is very much appreciated


Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-01 18:35:40 UTC
Assigning to a developer.

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-15 16:46:40 UTC
Have you been able to get your system installed?

Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2001-03-14 17:58:00 UTC
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have additional information to add.

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