Bug 221002 - FC-6-i386-livecd-1 boot fails at Grub prompt
FC-6-i386-livecd-1 boot fails at Grub prompt
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
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Blocks: FC6LiveCDTracker
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Reported: 2006-12-30 03:52 EST by morgan read
Modified: 2008-05-06 13:15 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-05-06 13:15:54 EDT
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Description morgan read 2006-12-30 03:52:45 EST
Description of problem:
FC-6-i386-livecd-1 boot fails at Grub prompt.  (See additional info.)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Insert live CD
2.Boot machine
Actual results:
FC-6-i386-livecd-1 fails to boot machine.

Expected results:
FC-6-i386-livecd-1 boots machine like it does so beautifully my Dell Dimension.

Additional info:
I suspect this bug might more properly be called a hardware bug of cd/dvd (QSI)
used.  See these links (both of which relate to relevant machine):

At the Grub prompt I tried "/isolinux/vmlinuz initrd=/isolinux/initrd.img" and
guessed at "/boot/vmlinuz initrd=/boot/livecd-initramfs.img", neither of which

I'm meant to make this bug "block this tracker bug"
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=FC6LiveCDTracker, but not
sure how?
Comment 1 morgan read 2006-12-30 03:55:04 EST
"...but not sure how?"
Now I see.  Done.

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 01:24:32 EDT
Fedora apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We're
sorry it's taken so long for your bug to be properly triaged and acted
on. We appreciate the time you took to report this issue and want to
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 13:15:52 EDT
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
will not be fixed by Fedora. Therefore we are closing this bug.

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