Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 69229
Installer crashed when creating / partition
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:44:17 EDT
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Description of problem:
The programme successfully created the /boot partition, but repeatedly crashed
when trying to create / The crash generated a bug report.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Just run the installer
Actual Results: It crashed!
Expected Results: Should have created partition
Attempting to create partitions, using Disk Druid, on 1.2 Gb drive which has
1.1 Gb of free space. /root partition created at 50 Mb. Attempting to create /
partition at 900 Mb and would have gone on to create swap partition at 190 Mb,
but couldn't get that far.
Created attachment 65924 [details]
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do you have the same problem if you do not create a sepearte /root partition?
Cracked it!!! Had to reduce the root partition to 850 Mb, but after that it was
This problem was fixed in the current release.