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Bug 76839

Summary: Installation with boot from cdrom doesn't work on my system
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <oliviero.a>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
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Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: athlon   
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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-27 22:50:10 UTC
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Description of problem:
Installation with boot from cdrom doesn't work on my system: i have a Amd Duron
900 with Asus A7V133-C motherboard and a WAITEC WT 3244EI cd writer (firmaware
1.4b) that i use as boot cd-rom device. Boot manager starts but hangs before
completing the load of linux image with installation programs

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. select cdrom as boot device
2. insert first cd-rom of linux red hat 8.0
3. restart computer

Actual Results:   System says there's a problem during the load of linux image
on cdrom

Expected Results:  of course the installation program should start

Additional info:

i could make installation starting it from a Ms-dos shell

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-10-30 22:35:25 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75008 ***