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Bug 170496 - installer fails to format hda2
Summary: installer fails to format hda2
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160693
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: 2005-10-12 12:50 UTC by Ryan Montgomery
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-15 15:07:35 UTC

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Description Ryan Montgomery 2005-10-12 12:50:59 UTC
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Description of problem:
when attempting to install fedora core 4 i get up to the bit where it starts to format the hard drive into the specified partitions when it encounters a problem and tells me it cannot format hda2 and that it must reboot

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.follow the setup procedures in the manual
2.when it gets to the ready to install part it fails with the formatting

Actual Results:  closed the error dialog box and the machine restarted 

Expected Results:  it should have set up the partitions as specified earlier in the instalation procedure and then finished installing the program

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-10-15 15:07:35 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160693 ***

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