Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 187561
Fedore Core 5 - Fails to Find the had disk in VMware 4.5 and 5.0 and fails to load.
Last modified: 2013-01-09 22:42:04 EST
Description of problem:
Unable to load into VMware 4.5 and 5.0. The Fedora Core 5 load program does
not find the vmware hard disk drive even if there is an existing Fedora Core 4
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Every time. Itried both the DVD ISO and the CD ISOs.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Tried to load the Fedora Core 5 ISO on two different system. A Dell runing
VMware 5 and an HO running VMware 4.5.
failed to load.
Expect it to find the VMware hard disk.
Reassigning to proper component.
Read ya, Phil
Er, this isn't a 'distribution' item. Most likely it's anaconda and/or kernel.
Playing pass the bug...
Make sure you use the BusLogic scsi host adapter when setting up your vmware
virtual machine. The LSI Logic one doesn't work great or at all some times.