Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 585621
anaconda hangs when booting development fc13 installer
Last modified: 2011-06-27 11:51:34 EDT
Description of problem:
anaconda hangs with an unmoveable cursor and no keyboard when booting the development repo of FC13
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot development fc13 repo (e.g. bfo floppy)
I'm booting via bfo floppy and the install image is from the local mirror (copied from hiwaay.net 2x daily).
BTW: bootfedora.org is neat!
Is this reproducable if you use the nomodeset or vnc parameters? It's highly unlikely this is an anaconda bug but some more data would be helpful to know where to reassign.
Same problem here. Tried upgrading from F12 to F13 Beta using preupgrade yesterday (2010-04-25).
The nomodeset boot parameter does not help but vnc can be used as workaround.
I have same problem.
*** Bug 585540 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 586611 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
X guys - we're starting to see several of these again. Last time this happened was confusion due to the input stuff switching away from HAL. Has something else happened in input land that we need to be aware of in the installation environment?
reassign to server, hopefully whot will know.
xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.8.0-6 has moved the default config files. what are the chances they're not there? /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/*.conf, that's where the server reads them from for the input driver assignment.
could that be it?
Yes that looks to be the problem.
anaconda-13.39-1.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
*** Bug 585728 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 588005 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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