Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 251831
Anaconda does not recognize virtual hard disk in VMware server
Last modified: 2007-12-06 18:38:27 EST
Description of problem:
Anaconda doesn't recognize VMware server virtual hard disk.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 8 Test 1
(Attempt to) Install Fedora in VM with boot.iso
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create Virtual Machine in VMware server using boot.iso as virtual CD-ROM
2.Power On, boot from iso and run anaconda.
3.Note when it gets to hard disk installation options that no hard disk
Created attachment 161131 [details]
Sceenshot indicating no hard disks detected
Does it work if you choose the other SCSI controller during the VM setup?
Since you asked, I gave that a try and it worked. The install went fine.
But I'd like to point out that I've not had this problem running Fedora 7 in a