Bug 68726 - Redhat install crashes
Summary: Redhat install crashes
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-07-12 21:54 UTC by Eve Kovacs
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2002-07-12 21:56:25 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Dump of crash saved to floppy after error occured (79.66 KB, text/plain)
2002-07-12 21:56 UTC, Eve Kovacs
no flags Details

Description Eve Kovacs 2002-07-12 21:54:56 UTC
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):

How Reproducible:
100%. I tried it 3 times.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from boot.img
2. Insert CD1 and follow the steps to begin install.

Actual Results:

Crash occurs during bad blocks check.
Expected Results:

Additional Information:
	see attachment

Comment 1 Eve Kovacs 2002-07-12 21:56:20 UTC
Created attachment 65187 [details]
Dump of crash saved to floppy after error occured

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2002-07-17 19:14:08 UTC
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.

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