Bug 589773 - Fedora 13 Alpha x86_64 TEXT mode installation through Serial console generates bug even before starting to format default partitioning Layout
Summary: Fedora 13 Alpha x86_64 TEXT mode installation through Serial console generate...
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Version: 13
Hardware: x86_64 All
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Assignee: Hans de Goede
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-05-06 20:51 UTC by IBM Bug Proxy
Modified: 2010-06-16 16:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-05-12 08:37:59 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Text Mode (Default Paritioning Layout, default Packages) Anaconda bug report pre-installation (345.44 KB, text/plain)
2010-05-06 20:51 UTC, IBM Bug Proxy
no flags Details
Bug Report during default text mode installation (559.90 KB, text/plain)
2010-05-06 20:51 UTC, IBM Bug Proxy
no flags Details


External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
IBM Linux Technology Center 61716 None None None Never

Description IBM Bug Proxy 2010-05-06 20:51:34 UTC
While trying to install Fedora 13 Alpha x86_64(text installation) through Serial console (as
parallel console has some problem), a bug is generated even before the default partitioning layout
can be created.

**Note that the serial console VNC installation also has problems similar to PPC64 and is tracked
through: https://bugzilla.linux.ibm.com/show_bug.cgi?id=61364,

Kernel Boot parameters used:
askmethod serial

Attaching the Anaconda Bug report.

Machine Info:
mx3650b.in.ibm.com (sdb only),
Model: 7979,
platform: x86_64,
Serial No: 99k1161,

Comment 1 IBM Bug Proxy 2010-05-06 20:51:48 UTC
Created attachment 412167 [details]
Text Mode (Default Paritioning Layout, default Packages) Anaconda bug report pre-installation

Comment 2 IBM Bug Proxy 2010-05-06 20:51:58 UTC
Created attachment 412168 [details]
Bug Report during default text mode installation

Comment 3 Hans de Goede 2010-05-10 12:26:31 UTC
Hi,

Thanks for the report, I've send a patch fixing this to mailing list for
review. I'll update this bug report once the patch is reviewed.

As a workaround you can add a console= argument to the cmdline such as:
console=ttyS0,115200n8

Thanks & Regards,

Hans

Comment 4 Hans de Goede 2010-05-12 08:37:59 UTC
This is fixed for F-14 by this commit:
http://git.fedorahosted.org/git?p=anaconda.git;a=commitdiff;h=4501fa3a0c872223f8c0efb3a20b745b60692b4c

For F-13, as a workaround, you can add a console= argument to the cmdline such as:
console=ttyS0,115200n8

Comment 5 IBM Bug Proxy 2010-06-16 16:56:16 UTC
------- Comment From edpollar@linux.ibm.com 2010-06-16 12:02 EDT-------
reassigning QA...


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