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Bug 21411 - Installation stops.
Installation stops.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brock Organ
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2000-11-28 01:43 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-14 11:35:08 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2000-11-28 01:43:17 EST
Bug report

   2xPIII 650MHZ - 784 MO EDO - 2xFW SCSI IBM (20+20Go) - ACER CD 50x - 
   G400 + iiyama vision master 450.

Version linux
   RH200000FR, ISBN 1-58569-112-7, BOX0002FR

Installation (graphics mode) graphics from CDROM with CDROM boot
   linux hdd=cdrom
in last steps of (custom) installation

Traceback (innermost last)
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py" line 
20 in run 

File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py" line 1631 in 

File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py" line 740 in write

File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/libanaconda/iutil.py" line 193 in 
OSError: [Errno 17] Le fichier existe: "/mnt/sysimage/home"

Finally i cannot install


Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-11-29 14:25:09 EST
What size and names of mount points did you use? It seems your '/' partition
might be too small.
Comment 2 Need Real Name 2000-11-29 16:51:37 EST
Two scsi disks of 64 heads x 32 sectors x 17501 cylinders of 2048*512 bytes
Numerous try all gave a similar message. A typical one was:

Partitions (done via fdisk) of the disks
 sda1 (16Mo)                                  83    /boot
 sda2 (64Mo)                                  82    <linux exchange>
 sda3 (up to cylinder 8192) ~ 8Go             83    /
 sda4  all other ie up to cylinder 17501 ~8Go 83    /home

 sdb1 (200Mo)                                 83    /var
 sbb2 (64 Mo)                                 82    <linux exchange>
 sdb3 (uo to cylinder 8192)                   83    /sdk1
 sdb4 (up to end)                             83    /sdk2
Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2000-11-30 12:22:03 EST
Passing to QA to reproduce.
Comment 4 Brock Organ 2001-01-12 10:43:12 EST
hmmm ... unfortunately, using similar hardware here in our test lab I was unable
to reproduce this problem ... when you ran the install and assigned mount
points, which partitions did you choose to format?  All?  All but /home?
Comment 5 Brock Organ 2001-02-14 11:34:58 EST
Please reopen this problem if you find more info that may help us reproduce the
behavior you've seen above ...

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