Bug 3492 - non-robust cdrom
non-robust cdrom
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
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Reported: 1999-06-16 00:55 EDT by spurius
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-07-07 12:45:49 EDT
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Description spurius 1999-06-16 00:55:30 EDT
The installer appears to be only capable of installing from
/dev/hdc.  My /dev/hdc is a first generation dvdrom; it
doesn't read cds.  My /dev/hdd is a cdrom, and reads much
faster to boot.  Historically, on my system, to install
redhat linux I've had to unplug my dvdrom to install, which
is really a pain.  Users should get a choice of what device
to use, or at least be able to specify some option to the
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-06-16 14:40:59 EDT
This issue has been forwarded to the install developer for further
Comment 2 Jay Turner 1999-07-07 12:45:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2122 ***

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