Bugzilla will be upgraded to version 5.0 on a still to be determined date in the near future. The original upgrade date has been delayed.
Bug 54419 - Installer crashes when processing formatting options.
Installer crashes when processing formatting options.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity high
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
Depends On:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2001-10-06 19:16 EDT by dustin cavanaugh
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2001-10-14 22:27:34 EDT
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Anaconda traceback file. (9.75 KB, text/plain)
2001-10-06 19:18 EDT, dustin cavanaugh
no flags Details

  None (edit)
Description dustin cavanaugh 2001-10-06 19:16:57 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.7 [en] (Win98; U)

Description of problem:
Installer crashes after selecting formatting options from GUI or text install

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot from CD
2.assuming a different crash doesn't occur (see 54411)
3.answer questions up to formatting options
4.select format w/ or w/o checking for errors
5.CD and HD go to work
6.see the crash message

Actual Results:  After about a minute, screen stays the same, then crash message.

Expected Results:  Next step after formatting.

Additional info:

Dual drive IDE system, 1st drive=win, 2nd drive=linux 6.1; LILO deselected for install; 160MB RAM; 12xCD; new custom install selected.
Comment 1 dustin cavanaugh 2001-10-06 19:18:26 EDT
Created attachment 33540 [details]
Anaconda traceback file.
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-10-14 22:27:30 EDT
Can you press <Ctrl><Alt><F4> and see if there are any error messages there?
Comment 3 Brent Fox 2001-10-25 10:37:52 EDT
Closing due to inactivity.  Please reopen if you have more information.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.