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Bug 166961 - Exception Error at the end of install
Summary: Exception Error at the end of install
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 139146
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-08-29 01:28 UTC by Charles Ferguson
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-12 18:06:06 UTC

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2005-08-29 01:31 UTC, Charles Ferguson
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Description Charles Ferguson 2005-08-29 01:28:24 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 1.0.3705)

Description of problem:
I have tried CDs (from two locations), DVDs (from two locations) and FTP from only one location. 
I am running out of patience and DVDs (good thing they make RW DVDs).

This computer did have a previous distribution of Linux (Xandros). It worked well. I was hoping it would get better. :(  

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Begin install process - have tried CD, DVD, and ftp install
2.Choose packages
3.Last chance to make changes - go ahead and install
4.Wait - at the end of install - 

Actual Results:  I get exception error

Expected Results:  I should be able to boot up and enjoy the Linux world. 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Charles Ferguson 2005-08-29 01:31:42 UTC
Created attachment 118199 [details]

Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2005-08-29 17:42:12 UTC
Could you enter "memtest86" at the boot prompt on the CD to run a memory test
program?  Let it run for multiple cycles and post your results.

Comment 3 Charles Ferguson 2005-08-30 01:08:30 UTC
I have allowed the test to run over an hour (1:14 and a few seconds). Four (4) 
passes 0 (ZERO) errors.

I chose to allow Linux choose the partitions and their sizes. 

I tried a motherboard IDE SCSI controler and have changed to an standard IDE 
controler. No differance.

P4 (0.18) 1694 Mhz
L1 Cache: 8K 13883MB/s
L2 Cache: 256K 9205MB/s
Memory 512M 1141MB/s
Chipset: Intel i850 (ECC:Disabled)/FSB:99MHz

Comment 4 Charles Ferguson 2005-08-30 01:22:06 UTC
FYI - I went through the Media check on the DVDs and CDs (last set of each) - 
Media checks good

Comment 5 Chris Lumens 2005-10-12 18:06:06 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 139146 ***

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