Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 590437
Anaconda freeze during formatting
Last modified: 2011-06-27 12:12:09 EDT
Description of problem:
Anaconda freeze during formatting. After that the mouse doesn't work and it's impossible to go to tt2 (Ctrl+Alt+F2).
This bug appeared in F11 (F10 instalation works fine) and it seems to be in F12 and now Fedora 13 Beta as well.
However if I use the option 'Install system with basic video driver' the instalation finishes successfully. So, ¿could be Xorg or Nouveau the problem?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Anaconda 13.37.2 (F13 Beta DVD Install)
Download the F13 Beta DVD ISO and try to install the system.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start F13 instalation
2.Go to formatting part
3.See the freeze/crash
I've done a video which shows the bug. I hope this could help.
I have a similar problem with the installer
I don't suppose either of you have the ability to attach a serial console to the hanging machines and seeing if anything appears in the kernel logs at the time of the hang?
I'll do it tomorrow, today I have and exam...
Sorry, but how can I do that if the whole system is freeze? Do I record a video of the kernel screen?
Same problem here, solved it by formating in vesa mode and installing without formating in normal mode. Install seemed to be a succes, the one problem I have though is that either in VESA (nomodeset, modeset) Nouveau, Nvidia (rpmfusion) the system just freezes up randomly. This is probably another bug but maybe related.
I have an issue as well with what seems to be the Nouveau driver. I can boot fine with the nomodeset option, however.
This occurs in both Fedora 13 & Ubuntu 10.04.
Nomodeset option do not change the problem for me.
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