Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 90004
Installation of redhat7.3 from disk fails.
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:53:24 EDT
During installation from cd, installation halts with a request to post dump to
buglist for Anaconda.
Created attachment 91432 [details]
dump from installation failure
Have you tested your installation media?
First, I hope I am using this form correctly...I've never used Bugzilla before.
Next, in answer to the previous post, I have used this same installation media
to successfully install Redhat on about half a dozen machines. I will attempt
to install Redhat 7.3 from this same media on another machine this morning
(5/1/03) and report the results here.
I will say that the machine from which the error was generated has had a
recent crash from which I was not able to recover and that is why I was re-
installing Redhat 7.3 from cd. That crash makes me wonder if the HardDisk may
At any rate, the anaconda dump file was generated so I went ahead and
committed it here.
OK, now I've changed the hard drive and I'm using a different RedHat 7.3 cd.
More explanation about the failure...
The installation seems to go fine. I select all my options and take the
default disk formatting.
Packages are loading, loading, loading, then about the time I would expect the
first disk to be done...that's when the previously described failure occurs.
The window comes up with text that asks that I submit the 'bug' here.
This error normally occurs when there is an error reading from the CD drive. My
experience with this problem is that some CD media/CD drive combinations don't
You could try swapping the CD drive out in the machines which do not work.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75008 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.