Bug 32740 - erroneous installation on FAT partition
Summary: erroneous installation on FAT partition
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-03-22 20:25 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:32 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-23 17:08:14 UTC
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Description Need Real Name 2001-03-22 20:25:04 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

with this configuration:
hda1 FAT32
hda2 FAT32
hda3 Linux Native
hda4 Linux Swap

(disk partitioned with fdisk included in package)

Red Had 7 Guinness graphical installer will install Linux in hda2 instead 
of hda3: the label of hda2 will become "red".
The ONLY way to install rh7 on an HDD with more than one windows partition 

hda1 Linux Native
hda2 Linux Swap
hda. FAT partitions

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.partition the disk as mentioned with redhat's fdisk
2.install normally

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-03-23 16:01:21 UTC
Brent please verify.

Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-03-23 17:08:10 UTC
I cannot reproduce this in the latest internal testing builds.

Comment 3 Brent Fox 2001-03-23 17:09:15 UTC
The problem appears to have been fixed.

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