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Bug 28785 - Installer hangs when installing on the FAT32 1gb Secondary Harddisk.
Installer hangs when installing on the FAT32 1gb Secondary Harddisk.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 19928
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-02-21 23:51 EST by Anup Kumar Das
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-21 23:51:13 EST
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Description Anup Kumar Das 2001-02-21 23:51:10 EST
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Installer hangs when loading on FAT32 1gb Secondary harddisk with Win98 on 
active partion of 20gb SG harddisk. The system is Intel Celeron with 
intel810 chipset motherboard and 34mb ram. Obsrerved for GNOME, KDE and 
Custom(nothing selected)installition. When tried to install on the 5gb 
extended partition of 20gb HD it gave a BUG report without hanging on the 
same system.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot ftom CD of Redhat 7, use Graphical Installition process.
2.Format 1gb harddisk to FAT32 with only one partition.
3.Set / file system to it.
4. Go as steps come.
5. Hangs during creating loop back file system.

Actual Results:  Hangs.

Expected Results:  Next step of installition.

The Bug as reported by Linux 7 when installed on extended 5gb of 20gb. 
Here the system doesn't hang.

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", 
line 20, in run
    rc = self.todo.doInstall ()
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1480, in 
    if self.method.systemMounted (self.fstab, self.instPath, 
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line 46, in 
    self.loopbackFile = mntPoint + fstab.filesystemSpace(mntPoint)[0][0] + 
IndexError: list index out of range

Local variables in innermost frame:
fstab: <fstab.GuiFstab instance at 8213c28>
mntPoint: /mnt/sysimage
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XFree86-100dpi-fonts, XFree86-75dpi-fonts, XFree86-FBDev, XFree86-ISO8859-
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ISO8859-2-Type1-fonts, XFree86-ISO8859-7, XFree86-ISO8859-7-100dpi-fonts, 
XFree86-ISO8859-7-75dpi-fonts, XFree86-ISO8859-7-Type1-fonts, XFree86-
ISO8859-9, XFree86-ISO8859-9-100dpi-fonts, XFree86-ISO8859-9-75dpi-fonts, 
XFree86-KOI8-R, XFree86-KOI8-R-100dpi-fonts, XFree86-KOI8-R-75dpi-fonts, 
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setserial, setup, setuptool, sgml-common, sgml-tools, sh-utils, shadow-
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vlock, vnc, vnc-doc, vnc-server, w3c-libwww, w3c-libwww-apps, w3c-libwww-
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self: <image.CdromInstallMethod instance at 84a1ab0>
p: aspell-eo
changeloop: 1

ToDo object:

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-22 12:14:13 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 19928 ***

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