Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 243941
Fedora 7 DVD will not load Fedora 7 - Compression problem
Last modified: 2008-01-09 09:13:21 EST
Description of problem:
Kernel invalid compressed format (err=2)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install DVD for Fedora 7
Loading vmlinux ......
Loading initrd.img .......
Decompressing Linux ...
Invalid Compressed format (err=2)
-- system halted
load fedora 7
Gateway DuoCore Intel 1.86 GHz clock with 2GB ram and Intel Raid5 Bios with 3-
320 GB disks.
I'm reviewing this bug as part of the kernel bug triage project, an attempt to
isolate current bugs in the fedora kernel.
I am CC'ing myself to this bug and will try and assist you in resolving it if I can.
There hasn't been much activity on this bug for a while. Could you tell me if
you are still having problems with the latest test release, available from:
If the problem no longer exists then please close this bug or I'll do so in a
few days if there is no additional information lodged.
As indicated previously there has been no update on the progress of this bug
therefore I am closing it as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Please re-open if the issue
still occurs for you and I will try to assist in its resolution. Thank you for
taking the time to report the initial bug.