Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 85993
RH8 installer crashes immediately after setup
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of problem:
File â/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.pyâ, line 215, in moveStep rc = apply(func,
File â/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.pyâ, line 430, in turnOnFilesystems
partitions, do MetaDeletes (diskset)
File â/usr/lib/anaconda/partions.pyâ, line 1110, in do Metadeletes
File â/usr/lib/anaconda/lvm.pyâ, line 54, in vgactivate searchPath = 1
File â/usr/lib/anaconda/iutil.pyâ, line 66, in execWithRedirect.childpid =
OSerror : [Errno12] Cannot Allocate Memory
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.load boot floppy and RH Bible CD1
2.perform a basic home office setup
3.click "next" button on the "About to Install" screen
component loading screen appears, but nothing loads. Within 5 seconds, the
above error message appears.
rh8 load onto my harddrive
How much RAM is in your system?
64MB is the minimum required.
Yes, My machine has 64MB of RAM. I've been thinking about doubling it.
Perhaps nows the time.
Bought anther 128MB RAM. Problem solved. Thanx for pointing me in the right