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Bug 7833

Summary: problem with install on SS2
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: o.faessler
Component: installerAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: 6.1CC: barry.evans, chrisd, eric, marceln, srevivo
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Description o.faessler 1999-12-16 06:29:27 UTC
I want to install RH Linux 6.1 Sparc on a SS2 with 64MB RAM
After the Formating of the Disk the system will be install the
packages.
After the 3 rpm (ld.so.-1.9.5-11) the system stops.

no another rpm will be installed.

It that a bug in the installer or in the Package ?

Comment 1 Chris Davey 1999-12-22 09:44:59 UTC
I see the same problem on sparc station 1 whith 64MB RAM. I have try the install
several time but alway hang at the same place after the 3 rpm (ld.so.-1.9.5-11)
I have even left it over night but is skill hung in the morning. Console
switching work. Is the installed wait for input from somewhere?

Comment 2 Barry Evans 2000-01-21 07:19:59 UTC
Could this problem be related to bug # 7737 ??
I found a workaround for that bug (which requires a second machine from which
you NFS mount the media on and then complete the install.

Comment 3 Jay Turner 2000-02-22 19:05:59 UTC
This is a result of a termination problem.  Please see #7494

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 7494 ***