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Bug 7451 - CDROM fails on install until disk is re-inserted
Summary: CDROM fails on install until disk is re-inserted
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jay Turner
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-11-30 19:34 UTC by John Waalkes
Modified: 2015-01-07 23:39 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-02-09 14:28:35 UTC

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Description John Waalkes 1999-11-30 19:34:43 UTC
I installed the standard RH6.1, and during the install, the installer
couldn't find the CD. After ejecting the disk and re-inserting it, it took

Looking at the install messages, it was trying to mount (sorry, I should
have wrote them down), but wouldn't until I ejected the CD.

I would consider this a low priority bug, but it's something that's going
to confuse the average newbie.

If it would help, I can re-install RH and take better notes :)

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-12-01 15:08:59 UTC
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.

Comment 2 Jay Turner 2000-02-09 14:28:59 UTC
Have added this to the FAQ database for installation problems.

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