Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 31700
Install CD is missing vital utilities
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:32:09 EDT
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When using the install cd to rescue a broken system, many utilities that I
would rate as essential are missing. These include dd, lilo, and a decent
Steps to Reproduce:
2.try to rebuild an mbr with lilo or dd
Actual Results: nothing happens as the required utilities are missing.
Expected Results: I should have had a bootable system.
Having to "upgrade" a running system because an mbr has disapeared is not
an acceptable alternative, esp in the case of servers when bugfixing is
All of these are present - just enter 'linux rescue' on the boot CD of RH 7.0
and you will have all of these utilities.
Are you using a boot CD?
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have any more info.