Bug 445137 - dmidecode failure installing on HP Pavillion notebook
dmidecode failure installing on HP Pavillion notebook
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-05-04 11:04 EDT by James Turner
Modified: 2008-08-04 11:02 EDT (History)
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Description James Turner 2008-05-04 11:04:01 EDT
Description of problem:

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

How reproducible:
Happens every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Buy an HP Pavillion dv6265us (Core 2 Duo 1.66GHz)
2. Boot the Fedora 9 Preview DVD
3. Choose a graphical install
4. Get the error "Runtime Error: Error Running /usr/bin/dmidecode: Input/output
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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2008-05-04 11:16:21 EDT
Did you verify your install media?
Comment 2 James Turner 2008-05-04 12:34:36 EDT
Yes I did, and it installs ok if I use a text install.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 06:37:48 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 4 Andy Lindeberg 2008-06-02 10:36:45 EDT
Can you try the install again with the final release instead of the preview?

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