Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 25874
Installer crash when looking for a bus mouse
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:31:07 EDT
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I'm installing RHL 7.0 on a i386 PC with 8mb RAM and 1.2Gb IDE HD. There is a 1.44 and 1.2 floppies
and a 4x ATAPI cd-rom (from creative labs).
I install from a boot disk and multi-cd burned from images.
I tried to install in graphic, text and expert mode but the installer always crash at the same
In the tty2, as soon as the message: looking for bus mouse" appear the installer failed.
Here is the message displayed in the tty1 screen:
Install exited abnormally -- recieved signal 15
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals...done
/mnt/source unmount failded (16)
you may safely reboot your system
I tried the update image update-disk-20001009.img but I didn't solve the
BTW: There is no USB port on the PC, the mouse is a serial one.
Thanks for help!
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot from the floppy
2. Select language and keyboard
3. Answer no to "do you have a driver disk"
This won't work (not enough RAM).
Why didn't we detect this Erik?
We were dying before the python got far enough along to complain -- I've added a
check for enough ram to the loader as well.