Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 71591
Anaconda crash when hard disk has bad blocks
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:45:33 EDT
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Description of problem:
I have this hard disk were i was trying to install RedHat that has bad blocks
all over it. When i choose to format it during setup, in order to mark bad
blocks as bad, then it will crash with an unhandled exception.
Otherwise, if i choose not to format it, i will get errors on whatever package
written on it.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
3.Check for bad blocks when formating
Created attachment 70845 [details]
The bad blocks check currently will only identify if there are bad blocks, it
will not allow the marking of bad blocks.
The crash occurred because bad blocks were discovered and the exception was not
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 66181 ***