Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68803
Installer hangs when loading any partition selection
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:44:09 EDT
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Description of problem:
When installing limbo, the installer hangs when loading any of the partitioning
tools -- fdisk, disk druid, or auto. CD is inactive, disk light is active for
>45 minutes. Keyboard is locked, requires power-off to reset. Occurs in
graphical and text installs.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start install (graphical or text).
2. Select workstation install.
3. Choose any of the partition options and hit "next."
Actual Results: No additional output. CD drive light goes off in about 10
seconds, hard drive light stays on.
Expected Results: Additional information about drives and partitions expected.
(From Windows hardware profile)
Compaq with Award BIOS v 4.51, AMD-K6 processor
SiS 5513 Dual PCI IDE controller
2 hard disks, 8 and 4 GB
LITEON CDROM LTN323
Any ideas Arjan, it sounds like a kernel issue.