Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 17755
hangs at beginning of install on Dell laptop
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:58 EDT
machine locks up once anaconda is started.
sysconfig is as follows
pcmcia net card ( tried with pcmcia, and boot images )
ATI mach64 ( tried both the text and graphical install )
Try another attempt, but keep switching back to virtual console 3 so you can see
what the last message
it outputs is. That will help us tell where it is hanging.
switched to console 3, locks up right after looking for IDE floppys, tried
turning off secondary IDE channel, once I got partialy into the install but then
it bailed, I haven't been able to repeat that.
Could you try an expert install and see if it helps?
the above information was in expert mode, but I installed rh7 just fine on the