Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 235772
anaconda (liveinst) can be started multiple times from the LiveCD
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:01 EST
Description of problem:
The LiveCD installer can be invoked multiple times resulting in multiple
installations occurring simultaneously.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start livecd install by clicking the desktop icon
2. repeat this as many times as you like
Multiple instances of anaconda start
The original instance should be brought into focus and a new one prevented from
While it is not a sane thing to do, if it is mistakenly done I don't think very
good things would happen. Therefore it should be prevented.
I think this should be resolved post-test3, but I'll double check as soon as the
live image I've got going finishes...
Okay, the use of hal-lock makes this not a problem