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Bug 27638 - Dies with: bad argument --overhead
Dies with: bad argument --overhead
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-02-14 12:26 EST by Kirk Morrow
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-14 12:28:37 EST
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Description Kirk Morrow 2001-02-14 12:26:40 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.75i [en] (X11; U; AIX 4.3)

Machine is a dual PPro/200Mhz with aic7xxx and Voodoo3 2000 PCI.  When
trying to install in either normal, lowres, nofb or expert mode the machine
crashes when it starts anaconda.  The messages on screen are:

Running anaconda - please wait...
Error: bad argument --overhead: missing argument

install exited abnormally
sending termintation signals...done
sending kill signals...done
disabling swap...
unmounting filesystems...
you may safely reboot your system

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Start install in any mode
2.  Select English, us.  Enter IP info.
3.  Watch it die.

Actual Results:  See description.

Expected Results:  It should have started the installer.

See description.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-14 12:28:28 EST
This is fixed internally.

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