Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 65358
Installer fails to configure boot loader
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:42:43 EDT
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Description of problem:
When you have a dos partition as the 1st partition on a system. The install
will be unable to create a usable boot loader configuration. This is fairly
important as both my laptops require a dos partition to use their suspend to
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Use fdisk to create the following paritions in this order:
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Actual Results: I was unable to install a working boot loader configuration.
You can configure lilo or grub by hand on the console.
I have several systems with this setup (FAT at the start of the disk) that work.
How does the bootloader configuration fail?
Closing due to inactivity - please reopen if you have additional information to add.
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.