Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 43270
Installing 7.0 - computer freeze before copying packages
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:33:32 EDT
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Description of problem:
I try to install Red Hat 7.0 (from CD) to the partition FAT32,
but always just before copying packages it give me error message
and computer freeze.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install 7.0 from CD to partiton FAT32
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line
20, in run
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1488, in doInstall
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 645, in makeFilesystems
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/isys.py", line 78, in ddfile
OSError:[Errno 27] Soubor je p?C-li? velkC= (it means: File is too big)
I use proccessor K6-2 300 Mhz
How much free space do you have on your FAT partition?
I have over 5 GB free, for Linux I reserved over 2 GB and 32 MB for swap.
Computer has 128 MB RAM.
You need to make more space for swap. Try at least 128MB. I think that will
work for you.
This bug is a dupe of bug #30156.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 30156 ***
Yes, that was the problem. Thank you.
Glad to help.