Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 194264
Anaconda crash installing fc5 on computer with BSD partition.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:34 EST
Description of problem:Anaconda (FC5 install) crashes. On computer with existing
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):The on on FC5 DVD
How reproducible: Install Feore core 5 from DVD
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install onto existing linux partition(/dev/hda9). BSD is on /dev/hdb1.
2.Ask for reformat of partition.
3.Ask for no install of grub.
Actual results: Anoconda crashes complains about ' Error informing the kernel
about modifications to partition /dev/hdb1'
Expected results:I was only installing on /dev/hda9. there was no reason do do
anything with /dev/hdb1.
Additional info: Completely disconnecting drive (/dev/hdb) with BSD partition
from computer allowed install to procede.
Created attachment 130629 [details]
dump captured on floppy produced by ananconda
*** Bug 208065 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This should be working now in the Fedora development tree ("rawhide").