Bug 429781 - Install hangs
Install hangs
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
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Reported: 2008-01-22 18:02 EST by Gary Thomas
Modified: 2009-07-14 11:41 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 11:41:20 EDT
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anaconda log (partial) (21.01 KB, text/plain)
2008-01-22 18:02 EST, Gary Thomas
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system log (partial) (338.02 KB, text/plain)
2008-01-22 18:03 EST, Gary Thomas
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Description Gary Thomas 2008-01-22 18:02:35 EST
Description of problem:

Running installer hangs (kernel freeze)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

2.6.24-0.164.rc8.git4.fc9 (rawhide 2008-01-22)

How reproducible:

100% on IBM Thinkpad laptop (doesn't fail on other boxes I tried)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run rawhide installer via NFS
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Kernel freezes at random points during install.  This same hardware
runs Fedora 8 with no problems.
Comment 1 Gary Thomas 2008-01-22 18:02:35 EST
Created attachment 292568 [details]
anaconda log (partial)
Comment 2 Gary Thomas 2008-01-22 18:03:33 EST
Created attachment 292570 [details]
system log (partial)
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 00:51:04 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 19:25:01 EDT
This message is a reminder that Fedora 9 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 9.  It is Fedora's policy to close all
bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained.  At that time
this bug will be closed as WONTFIX if it remains open with a Fedora 
'version' of '9'.

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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 11:41:20 EDT
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

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