Bug 506188 - SQUASHFS error : zlib_inflate error, data probably corrupt
SQUASHFS error : zlib_inflate error, data probably corrupt
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Reported: 2009-06-15 18:46 EDT by Joseph Dencil
Modified: 2010-06-28 09:02 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-28 09:02:33 EDT
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Description Joseph Dencil 2009-06-15 18:46:18 EDT
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Anaconda version

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Downloaded, verified md5sum and burned Fedora-11-i386-DVD from iso image
2. Began installation process after booting from DVD
3. Message Running Anaconda, the Fedora system installer - please wait...
   install exited abnormally [1/1]
   disabling swap...
   unmounting filesystems...
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
The debug information from Terminal 3 shows the following
...     INFO : Loading SELinux Policy
...     INFO : getting ready to spawn shell now
FATAL: Module dm_mod not found.
FATAL: Module dm_zero not found.
FATAL: Module dm_mirror not found.
FATAL: Module dm_snapshot not found.
...          : Running anaconda script /usr/bin/anaconda
...               DEBUG : registered device format class DMRaidMember as dmraidmember
                  DEBUG : registered device format class Ext2FS as ext2
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-06-29 11:40:31 EDT
Are there no messages before "install exited abnormally" on tty1?  What's on tty4 and tty5?  The fatal errors on tty3 aren't really fatal.  Those modules probably no longer exist and are instead being built into the kernel these days.
Comment 2 Joseph Dencil 2009-06-29 12:03:58 EDT
no there are no messages before "install exited abnormally" on tty1

nothing on tty5 either

the following messages on tty4:

<6> md : raid10 personality registered for level 10
<6> md : linear personality registered for level -1
<6> device mapper : multipath : version 1.0.5 loaded
<6> device mapper : multipath roundrobin : version 1.0.0 loaded
<3> SQUASHFS error : zlib_inflate error, data probably corrupt
<3> SQUASHFS error : squashfs_read_data failed to read block 0x1f3d283
<3> SQUASHFS error : Unable to read data cache entry [1f3d283]
<3> SQUASHFS error : Unable to read page, block 1f3d283, size 2f4c
   <...> (the last 2 lines are then repeated many times)

( i did try burning another dvd at the lowest speed possible and tried installing again, but i keep getting the same error again. i also verified the md5sum of the downloaded iso image before burning the dvd, its correct)
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