Bug 55896 - Installer crashed after formatting partitions
Installer crashed after formatting partitions
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.2
i386 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-11-08 09:35 EST by Tryg Anderson
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-11-08 11:55:36 EST
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data written to floppy by install program (52.08 KB, text/plain)
2001-11-08 09:36 EST, Tryg Anderson
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Description Tryg Anderson 2001-11-08 09:35:22 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
Installing on Compaq Deskpro - install crashes right after formatting of 
partitios is complete

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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot 7.2 install from CD
2.select server install and manual partition
3.select web and samba server

	

Actual Results:  install crashes after formating of partitions

Expected Results:  install should have run to completion

Additional info:

I will attach the crash data written to floppy
Comment 1 Tryg Anderson 2001-11-08 09:36:24 EST
Created attachment 36861 [details]
data written to floppy by install program
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-11-08 11:55:30 EST
The kernel is having trouble communicating with the hard drive.  

<4>hda: dma_intr: status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
<4>hda: dma_intr: error=0x84 { DriveStatusError BadCRC }
<4>hda: dma_intr: status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
<4>hda: dma_intr: error=0x84 { DriveStatusError BadCRC }
<4>hda: dma_intr: status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
<4>hda: dma_intr: error=0x84 { DriveStatusError BadCRC }
<4>hda: dma_intr: status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
<4>hda: dma_intr: error=0x84 { DriveStatusError BadCRC }

Try booting with 'linux ide=nodma'.  Does that help?
Comment 3 Tryg Anderson 2001-11-08 13:04:50 EST
yes, the install was able to continue and finished
Comment 4 Brent Fox 2001-11-08 16:17:01 EST
Ok.

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