Bug 58688 - Installer crashed after formatting new disk
Installer crashed after formatting new disk
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-01-22 23:46 EST by tim.astley
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:39 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-23 04:29:05 EST
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Report generated by Linux installer (1.13 KB, text/plain)
2002-01-22 23:48 EST, tim.astley
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Description tim.astley 2002-01-22 23:46:24 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
I was doing a fresh install of Redhat 7.0 everything was going well
when it basically just crashed, seemingly after completing the format
of the two partitions on /dev/hda - and it said to tell you all about it so I 

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How reproducible:
Didn't try

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Comment 1 tim.astley 2002-01-22 23:48:08 EST
Created attachment 43254 [details]
Report generated by Linux installer
Comment 2 tim.astley 2002-01-23 04:28:07 EST
Just tried to install Redhat 5.0 on the box and it also dies at the Install
Bootloader step of the install. I am trying to format over a old Win95 HDD -
is this the root of the problem?

Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2002-01-23 11:11:25 EST
Please try:


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