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Bug 85481

Summary: Installer crashes after disk format, when ROOT is a mirror
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Peter Ashford <ashford>
Component: installerAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 7.3CC: ashford
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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Description Flags
Anaconda save file none

Description Peter Ashford 2003-03-03 17:42:47 UTC
Description of problem:

After the partitions are formatted, the installer crashes.  The anaconda status was saved, and is at the end of this message.

The workaround is to NOT mirror the ROOT file-system.

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

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Install system as shown in the anaconda logs

Actual results:

System installation crashes.

Expected results:

Successful installation.

Additional info:

I suspect that this problem is related to the on-board AIC-7902 chip on the SuperMicro X5DP8-G2 motherboard.

Saved status from Anaconda:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 633, in ?, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 427, in run
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 144, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 209, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))


Comment 1 Peter Ashford 2003-03-03 17:55:49 UTC
Created attachment 90455 [details]
Anaconda save file

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2003-03-04 17:40:48 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 64734 ***

Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:52:04 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.