Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 464893
Rawhide installation fails on Gigabyte EP45-DS3R motherboard
Last modified: 2009-12-18 01:27:50 EST
Created attachment 318168 [details]
dmesg and /var/log/dmesg
Description of problem:
Installation from Rawhide 9.91 Live CD fails with message:
Error mounting device VolGroup00/LogGroup00 as /: mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol00, missing codepage or helper program, or other error
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Rawhide 9.91 Live CD
Probably would need to be repro'd on my hardware or a similar setup.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot Live CD on my computer,
2. Install to disk
I have a Q6600 in a Gigabyte EP45-DS3 mobo. The hard drive is a Western Digital Caviar SE WD1600AAJS SATA drive. Installation of other distros fails at a similar point in their respective install sequences.
I've determined that this is probably caused by the drive, not the motherboard. See https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/276558
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.
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