Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 450809
Installer hang up
Last modified: 2011-06-29 10:32:40 EDT
Description of problem:
While doing PXE-boot: Installer gets up and after choosing installation method
and NIC, while acquiring an IP address from DHCP the installer stuck within blue
screen and prints out special output (see screenshot). Nothing more happens. No
more screen to choose the ipv4/ipv6 protocol.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
anaconda installer init version 18.104.22.168
PXE-boot of RHEL5.2 - Installer
Steps to Reproduce:
1.PXE-Boot of installer
2.Choosing installation method (HTTP)
4.Please see the screenshot
Please see the screenshot.
Created attachment 308896 [details]
This sounds like it could be a kernel panic to me. Can you hit alt-f4 and see if there's an oops displayed there? Thanks.
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problem report further and diagnose or fix the issue if it is still present.
Since it has been thirty days or more since we first requested additional
information, we're assuming the problem is either no longer present in the
current RHEL release, or that there is no longer any interest in tracking the
Setting status to "CLOSED: INSUFFICIENT_DATA". If you still experience this
problem after updating to our latest RHEL release and can provide the
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In addition, if you test this again to attach the needed information, it's
worth testing with the latest snapshot of 5.3 to verify whether it's still