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Bug 78126 - Installer crashed after doing a LBA compatible
Installer crashed after doing a LBA compatible
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-11-19 04:48 EST by Alex
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-03 00:02:17 EST
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2002-11-19 04:49 EST, Alex
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Description Alex 2002-11-19 04:48:26 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
trying to configure partitions manually

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start Linux 7.3 installation
2.on the partitions program configuration screen message box requests
to make the HD LBA compatible, so I did, and it deleted all partitions
3.click back to select the partitions configuration program
4.select the second option (not auto, and not fdisk)
5.installation crash, output(in attachment)

Actual Results:  halt, reboot requested

Expected Results:  continue setting up partitions

Additional info:
Comment 1 Alex 2002-11-19 04:49:24 EST
Created attachment 85544 [details]
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2002-11-19 14:52:18 EST
What did you initially select as your partitioning method (auto, disk druid, or
Comment 3 Alex 2002-11-20 01:46:34 EST
disk druid
Comment 4 Alex 2002-11-24 06:45:30 EST
this computer was already dual booting Win98 + Win2000, and I wanted to
install Redhat Linux on it as well.
Comment 5 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-03 00:02:17 EST
Looks fixed in CVS (and in 8.0 for that matter) by making sure that we always go
through a partitioning screen sanely.

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