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Bug 79450

Summary: Red Hat 8.0 will not properly install
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <russell.campbell>
Component: installerAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
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Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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Description Need Real Name 2002-12-11 18:47:03 UTC
Description of Problem:
Red Hat 8.0 will not properly install on Dell Latitude.  See Open request 
numbers 221477 and 221580 for more details.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):8.0

How Reproducible:All you have to do is try and install 8.0

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-12-11 20:07:36 UTC
Development does not have access to support's tracking mechanisms -- could you
please provide the details of your problem?

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-12-11 21:19:31 UTC
I could not get the upgrade feature of the installation to work.  I then tried 
a full install.  I was getting "Probing for monitor type  Unable to probe".  I 
have since guessed at the monitor type and got lucky.  I now have 8.0 
installed.  However, I have not been able to locate the file manager.  During 
the previous tries to load 8.0 I got a message stating that the system could 
not find the modules.dep file and I could not access the floppy, zip, or 

Is there suppose to be a file manager somewhere??

Comment 3 Need Real Name 2002-12-12 16:58:45 UTC
I now know what the file manager looks like.

Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-10 06:48:02 UTC
Okay, glad you got your problems resolved.