Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68726
Redhat install crashes
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of Problem:
RedHat 7.3 install from CD1 crashes during bad blocks check of system disk. The
claimed this was probably a bug. The system is a Pentium II i686.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
100%. I tried it 3 times.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from boot.img
2. Insert CD1 and follow the steps to begin install.
Crash occurs during bad blocks check.
Created attachment 65187 [details]
Dump of crash saved to floppy after error occured
This error occurs when the badblocks check detected bad blocks. The code for
this case has a bug.
Essentially bad blocks were found on the device.
The traceback is fixed in our current development tree.