Bug 504258 - Cannot proceed with instalation on machine with 4k devices - cropped dialog not showing buttons.
Cannot proceed with instalation on machine with 4k devices - cropped dialog n...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
s390x Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2009-06-05 03:18 EDT by Martin Banas
Modified: 2009-06-05 13:34 EDT (History)
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2009-06-05 03:18 EDT, Martin Banas
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Description Martin Banas 2009-06-05 03:18:23 EDT
Created attachment 346612 [details]
Cropped dialog window

Description of problem: When installing on s390x with 4k devices, dialog asking for formating all drives is cropped and buttons are not shown.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEL5.4-Server-20090529.1; anaconda-;

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. create and execute following script in cms to create 4k fake virtual devices.

===== /* */
===== DO i = X2D(d000) to X2D(dfff)
=====   cp 'def vfb-512 ' D2X(i) ' 1'
===== END

2. run the installer, proceed to partitioning dialog, select "Remove Linux partitions on selected drives and create default layout"
3. warning window is displayed
Actual results:
Warning window is cropped, not showing OK and Cancel buttons. Cannot proceed with instalation.

Expected results:
Warning window shows OK and Cancel buttons.
Additional info:
See attached screenshot for more info.
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-06-05 13:34:54 EDT
This should be fixed in the next major release of RHEL.  I don't see this as really critical enough to fix in an update release of RHEL5.  It can easily be documented with a release note if needed, and the workaround is just a matter of knowing to hit "enter" for OK or "tab-enter" for Cancel.

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