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Bug 194264 - Anaconda crash installing fc5 on computer with BSD partition.
Anaconda crash installing fc5 on computer with BSD partition.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Cantrell
: 208065 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2006-06-06 14:16 EDT by Murdoch Ravli
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-14 17:13:17 EDT
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dump captured on floppy produced by ananconda (78.55 KB, text/plain)
2006-06-06 14:16 EDT, Murdoch Ravli
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Description Murdoch Ravli 2006-06-06 14:16:59 EDT
Description of problem:Anaconda (FC5 install) crashes. On computer with existing
BSD  partition

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):The on on FC5 DVD
install disk.

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.
Comment 1 Murdoch Ravli 2006-06-06 14:16:59 EDT
Created attachment 130629 [details]
dump captured on floppy produced by ananconda
Comment 2 David Cantrell 2006-10-05 13:44:51 EDT
*** Bug 208065 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 David Cantrell 2007-08-14 17:13:17 EDT
This should be working now in the Fedora development tree ("rawhide").

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