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Bug 8798 - install slows to a crawl on Avanti (memory prob?)
install slows to a crawl on Avanti (memory prob?)
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
alpha Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
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Reported: 2000-01-24 09:23 EST by John Stange
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-04-26 14:58:34 EDT
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Description John Stange 2000-01-24 09:23:05 EST
Got a fresh ISO and tried a CD install on the Avanti 233 I've got at
home... it works, however upon reading the package info the GUI installer
slows to a dead crawl.  The machine has 48 megs of RAM, I'm guessing wildly
that it might be the low-memory situation that's causing it.  It doesn't
seem to be trying to use the freshly-formatted swap partition at all
(should it?).
Comment 1 Derek Tattersall 2000-04-26 14:58:59 EDT
Doing an FTP install on a UDB or even a miata shows the same thing.  However
this problem disappears in RHL6.2.

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