Bug 65169 - Installing halts - hard drive sector check fails
Installing halts - hard drive sector check fails
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 64711
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-05-19 00:15 EDT by Ray Walters
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-20 14:52:09 EDT
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anaconda dunp (59.32 KB, text/plain)
2002-05-19 00:17 EDT, Ray Walters
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Description Ray Walters 2002-05-19 00:15:45 EDT
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Description of problem:
First two installations failed - reset partitioning to allow max usage - opted 
to check drive for bad blocks - system halted with error report generate

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How reproducible:
Didn't try

Actual Results:  See bug dump

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See bug duump
Comment 1 Ray Walters 2002-05-19 00:17:11 EDT
Created attachment 57885 [details]
anaconda dunp
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2002-05-20 14:52:03 EDT
Jeremy I think this is a dupe of a bug you are looking at.
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2002-05-20 15:08:31 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 64711 ***
Comment 4 Ray Walters 2002-05-20 22:34:18 EDT
This was a secondary result of the install process - During CD 2 installtion, 
installation failed due to an unexpected media error - assuming a possible bad 
HD sector, I turned on bad block scanning. This failed, as well. BTW, this was 
the third attempt at installtion of Red Hat 7.3 on an IBM ThinkPad 600E with a 
10G hard drive with a previous install of lycoris (which was removed as part 
of the RH install - Lycoris fialed on PCMCIA interfaces, so I went with Red 
Hat). Unfortunately, RH has failed, as well. Always assuming hardware issues 
or perhaps strict spec, I will re-partition the drive and start over - I'm 
hoping to catch the error, as the previous installtion without sector 
checking, the screen shifted and I didn't catch the error

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