Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 449355
RHEL4.7 beta can not execute GUI installation in Santa Rosa and Weybridge platform.
Last modified: 2008-06-27 03:25:52 EDT
Description of problem:
RHEL4.7 beta can not execute GUI installation in Santa Rosa and Weybridge
platform. The installer decide to use vesa driver, but the screen will show many
colorized grid and hold on the procedure. The log under /tmp/X.log show:
<EE>Failed to load module "glx"
<EE>Failed to load module "record"
<EE>Failed to load module "dri"
<WW>VESA(0):Failed to set up write-combining range (0xd0000000, 0x770000)
error opening security policy file /etc/X11/xserver/SecurityPolicy
Could not init font path element unix/:7100, removing from list!
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
always in santa rosa and weybridge platforms
Steps to Reproduce:
1.install by gui mode
can not install system by gui mode
can install correctly
RHEL4.6 is ok in GUI mode installatino in the above 2 platforms.
I expect this is a known problem we had found too. The fix was complicated, so
it won't make snapshot 1 but is planned for snapshot 2.
This bug still exists in snapshot2.
This BZ has no flags set and no acks at all. Code freeze for the final build of
4.7 is in 3 days. So it is not going to make 4.7, and we'll have to add a releae
Geoff, did you believe this to be a duplicate of another BZ, and if so, which one?
Geoff is back to Intel. John is his replacement. :)
This bug is a duplicate of bug 449356.
We reproduced this issue on Tylersburg-HEDT platform. GUI installation on
Tylersburg-HEDT works on RHEL4.6 and RHEL5.2.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 449356 ***
GUI installation on Intel SantaRosa, Weybridge and Tylersburg-HEDT works well on