Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 60419
fails to init swap during install
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:40:39 EDT
Description of Problem:
Installation fails with "An error occurred trying to initialize swap on device
/dev/sda2. This problem is serious and the installer cannot continue." This has
been seen with autopartitioning. Retrying the install appears to work. This
definitely happens if the disk was wiped prior to the install.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
7.2 rc (0222.1 iso)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. wipe disk
2. install with autopartition
3. observe error
4. try again
described above - error the first attempt. second attempt appears to work
Observed on DS10, DS20, ES45, etc...
duplicate of 60004?
> duplicate of 60004?
Yes, this is a duplicate of 60004.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 60004 ***