Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 234590
cdrom missing during install
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:00 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from DVD
2. After a while anaconda complains about not being able to locate the cdrom
3. Installing over FTP works and the cdrom works fine after installation
The install fails due to "missing cdrom"
The install should proceed.
The install works ok for FC5 and FC6.
The hwinfo for the machine is here (smolt):
What do you mean by "after a while"? Does the installation fail to launch the
stage2 from the CD or DVD media, but booting works fine? If that's the case, we
might lack the driver necessary for your optical drive (which would explain why
booting works since that's handling by the BIOS).
What kind of optical drive is it? What interface is it connected to? What kind
This could be related to bug #234583
Nevermind, this was fixed with kudzu yesterday.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 225026 ***