Bug 88330 - exception error 'cannot allocate memory, error 12' on install.
Summary: exception error 'cannot allocate memory, error 12' on install.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-09 00:07 UTC by aaron
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:52 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-04-12 02:11:57 UTC

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Description aaron 2003-04-09 00:07:58 UTC
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Description of problem:
get all the way through setting the install up.
as soon as it tries to start unpacking everything, pops up with
exception, few lines of bugs, and 'cannot allocate memory'. its listed
as error 12, but its now what shows when i search for it here.

tested the disk, and its fine.
the option to dump the error log to a floppy does not work.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. go through setup install
2. get to page before it starts unpacking
3. click 'next', next screen comes up, error comes up immediatly.

Actual Results:  install stopped

Expected Results:  install should have gone on as normal

Additional info:

Comment 1 aaron 2003-04-12 02:11:57 UTC
did text install. went pretty smooth.
patched the problem.
all fixed.

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