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Bug 83093 - Installer crashes when installing zlibxxx module
Installer crashes when installing zlibxxx module
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 75377
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-01-30 00:50 EST by John New
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:50 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:51:30 EST
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Report of the installer crash (68.53 KB, text/plain)
2003-01-30 00:54 EST, John New
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Description John New 2003-01-30 00:50:52 EST
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Description of problem:
I install from CD. The installer crashes at the point when it attempts to 
install the zlibxxx module.

Having said this, depending on the exact installation options I select 
(workstation, server, custom, etc) or the exact packages I select, the 
installer can also fail when attempting to install other modules.

Originally, I thought I had faulty installation media. But I have tried three 
different sets of media with the same result.

My system's configuration (see below) may contribute to the problem.

A trace file is attached.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Perform a normal workstation installation.

Actual Results:  The installer crashed.

Expected Results:  The installation should have succeeded.

Additional info:

I have a triple boot system on one 13GB HDD - Windows 98 (FAT), Windows NT 
(NTFS), and Windows NT (NTFS). Each operating system has its own partition. 
Then a 2GB NTFS partition for data files. Then 5GB free space for installing 

When I install Linux, I create a small boot partition below the 1024 cylinder 
boundary, then an ext3 partition that begins below the boundary, then a swap 
Comment 1 John New 2003-01-30 00:54:35 EST
Created attachment 89713 [details]
Report of the installer crash
Comment 2 Michael Lee Yohe 2003-01-30 10:22:45 EST
This appears to be a duplicate of Bug 75377.  Please refer to the instructions
in that bug report to see if the updated image provided will correct your problem.
Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-30 14:44:44 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75377 ***
Comment 4 John New 2003-01-30 23:02:35 EST
The information in 75377 solved the problem. Thanks.

John New
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:51:30 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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