Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 488051
Fedora 11 Alpha Anaconda Installer Hangs during installation
Last modified: 2010-06-28 07:22:50 EDT
Description of problem:
Fedora 11 Alpha Anaconda Installer (Graphic) hangs during packages installation
Procedure was repeated numerouse times - installer hangs on different packages
(not in one specific location )
Important - Installer was started with btrfs support and most filesystems were set as btrfs .
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Place installation DVD in host and boot
Provide the icantbelieveitsnotbtr option for the boot image to enable installer support for btrfs
Create the following disk layout
'Disk is 72GB in size
/boot = /dev/sda1 (or /dev/cciss/c0d0p1)
All the rest is one VG named Volume00 formated and sized as follows :
MP , Volname / device , Size(mb) , fs
/boot,/dev/sda1 (cciss/c0d0p1), 200 , ext3
/ , LogVol00 , 2048 , btrfs
/usr,LogVol01 , 6114 , btrfs
/var,LogVol02 , 2048 , btrfs
/tmp,LogVol03 , 1048, btrfs
/opt,LogVol04 , 2048 , btrfs
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installer with btrfs support
2. Create the above disk layout
3. Select all defaults - n
installation will hang durring various package installatio
Installation will succeed
I will provide whichever info you want
When it hangs, can you switch to tty2, grab /tmp/anaconda.log and /tmp/syslog, and attach them to this bug report? Also, are there any error messages on tty1 or tty4?
Created attachment 333845 [details]
Files u requested
Created attachment 333846 [details]
Also - requested
(In reply to comment #1)
> When it hangs, can you switch to tty2, grab /tmp/anaconda.log and /tmp/syslog,
> and attach them to this bug report? Also, are there any error messages on tty1
> or tty4?
Files attached - The only messages on tty1 are "Freeng locks for locker 0x23: 1763/3086415552 "
Anaconda Version 22.214.171.124
I see a lot of btrfs-related error messages in your syslog. anaconda has a hard time dealing with these sorts of problems so it's entirely possible it would show up as a hang.
So are you saying btrfs is ! 2 b used ... || 2 b used partialy ...
What r u saying ?
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
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