Bug 875420 - Anaconda fails if not enough memory ie (512MB)
Anaconda fails if not enough memory ie (512MB)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 875418
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-11-11 00:10 EST by Shawn Starr
Modified: 2012-11-11 00:36 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-11-11 00:36:46 EST
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Description Shawn Starr 2012-11-11 00:10:05 EST
Description of problem:

If host or VM has too little memory, ie 512MB anaconda throws exception and locks up.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set a KVM VM instance to 512MB for memory
2. Attempt to install
3. Select timezone, repeatedly trying to select this while it attempts to spawn systemctl fails, anaconda crashes/hangs
Actual results:

Expected results:
Should prompt user they have not enough memory and stop install.
Comment 1 Shawn Starr 2012-11-11 00:25:21 EST
old Anaconda would inform you of not enough memory and gracefully abort. New Anaconda UI fails in a poor user experience
Comment 2 Shawn Starr 2012-11-11 00:36:46 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 875418 ***

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