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Bug 76839 - Installation with boot from cdrom doesn't work on my system
Summary: Installation with boot from cdrom doesn't work on my system
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 75008
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: athlon
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-10-27 22:50 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:47 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-10-27 22:50:17 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-27 22:50:10 UTC
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Description of problem:
Installation with boot from cdrom doesn't work on my system: i have a Amd Duron
900 with Asus A7V133-C motherboard and a WAITEC WT 3244EI cd writer (firmaware
1.4b) that i use as boot cd-rom device. Boot manager starts but hangs before
completing the load of linux image with installation programs

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. select cdrom as boot device
2. insert first cd-rom of linux red hat 8.0
3. restart computer

Actual Results:   System says there's a problem during the load of linux image
on cdrom

Expected Results:  of course the installation program should start

Additional info:

i could make installation starting it from a Ms-dos shell

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-10-30 22:35:25 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75008 ***

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