Bug 19498 - Installer hangs on "Preparing to install"
Installer hangs on "Preparing to install"
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2000-10-20 22:52 EDT by K2
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-10-30 14:06:21 EST
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Description K2 2000-10-20 22:52:49 EDT
I made all steps before installation. After bar "Preparing for
installation..." apears installer hangs on around 80% of the bar. No
reaction on mouse or keyboard. After restart I had the same result.
Installation from CD, PlexWriter 12/10/32A. Before I installed Linux from
Sony 48x (both IDE) and it worked perfect.
Now PlexWriter set as master and Sony as slave. I tryed two different CD so
it's no media problem.
Comment 1 K2 2000-10-21 15:45:21 EDT
During upgrade of  Linux to RedHat 7.0 a had no any such troubles
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2000-10-27 18:08:19 EDT
So can I mark this a not a bug?
Comment 3 K2 2000-10-30 10:09:22 EST
I suppose so
But I still can't get what happened and the only sugession I have in this case
is upgrade to RedHat 7.0

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