Bug 79010 - Installer hangs during hda scan on compaq presario 1525
Installer hangs during hda scan on compaq presario 1525
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
8.0
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-12-04 10:54 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-12-04 10:54:32 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-12-04 10:54:25 EST
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Description of problem:
Starting RH8 installer from CD on my Compaq presario 1525 laptop (a valid one 
already tested OK on my Desktop Computer ) .

Installer boot image, finds my hard disk and then tries to scan it 
it hangs on 
hda : 
No error message appears.


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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start Installer (from CD or Floppy)
2.Wait for standard install procedure to start 
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Actual Results:  installer hangs

Expected Results:  installer continues

Additional info:
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-12-06 07:23:51 EST
It works with kernel option

 ide=nodma

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