Bug 57852 - installer hangs on kickstart installation when try to use --lba32 option forceing lilo
installer hangs on kickstart installation when try to use --lba32 option forc...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 53923
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-12-28 03:49 EST by Massimo Mongardini
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-28 03:58:04 EST
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2001-12-28 03:57 EST, Massimo Mongardini
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Description Massimo Mongardini 2001-12-28 03:49:40 EST
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Description of problem:
when need to kickstart rh72 on a pc with a 20GB Hd and with w2k on a first
10GB NTFS Partition, Grub doesn't get installed and if you try to force
lilo to be used with the --lb32 option with or without --linear/--nolinear,
anaconda hangs and complains.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Try to kickstart redhat 7.2 on pc with a large disk and w2k installed. 
2.whatever you use:
bootloader --useLilo --linear --lba32 --location=mbr
bootloader --useLilo --nolinear --lba32 --location=mbr
bootloader --useLilo --lba32 --location=mbr
bootloader --location=mbr
3.

Actual Results:  On the first 3 cases anaconda will stop complaining about
lba32 option, on the last case rh72 will be installed except the mbr

Expected Results:  Get lilo or grub installed on the MBR with at least
RedHat entry to boot

Additional info:
Comment 1 Massimo Mongardini 2001-12-28 03:57:59 EST
Created attachment 41390 [details]
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Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2002-01-02 17:28:04 EST
Update disk is available at http://people.redhat.com/~katzj/7.2-updates.img

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 53923 ***

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