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Bug 77181 - Installer stops after loading aic7xxx module
Summary: Installer stops after loading aic7xxx module
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74719
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-02 14:55 UTC by Michael Herren
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-11-04 22:29:09 UTC

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Description Michael Herren 2002-11-02 14:55:41 UTC
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Description of problem:
I've tryied to install RedHat 8.0 on my computer. RedHat 7.3 is allready
installed on it. Here the configuration:
- dual Pentium III 1GHz
- 512 MB RAM
- SCSI Adaptec 19160 controller
  - 18GB harddisk
  - 36GB harddisk
- ATI Mach64 video card

The harddisk is partioned as follow:
/dev/sda1   45.5MB    /boot
/dev/sda2   10.5GB    /usr
/dev/sda5   4.6GB     /home
/dev/sda6   372.2MB   /
/dev/sda7   250.7MB   /var

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Insert first CD in CD-ROM drive
2. Reboot system
3. Test media (-> result ok)
4. anaconda starts
5. X Windows appears for a very short time


Actual Results:  The installation process stops. Output listed in the field
"Additional Information"

Additional info:

Running anaconde, the Red Hat Linux system installer - please wait...
Probing for video card: ATI Mach64
Probing for monitor type: Unable to probe
Probing for Mouse type: Generic - Button Mouse (PS/2)
Attempting to start native X server
1...2...3...4...5.... X server started successfully.
Traceback (most recent call last):
	File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 639, in ?
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 420, in makeDriveDeviceNodes
		isys.makeDevInode(drive, "/dev/%s" % (drive,))
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 265, in makeDevInode
SystemError: (2, 'No such file or directory')
install exited abnormally
sending termination signals ... done
sending kill signals ... done
disabling swap ...
unmounting filesystems...
	/mnt/runtime done
	disabling /dev/loop0
	/proc/bus/usb done
	/prod done
	/dev/pts done
	/mnt/source done
you may safely reboot your system

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-11-05 05:25:15 UTC
The update disk available at should fix this problem

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74719 ***

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2002-12-20 17:38:25 UTC
Time tracking values updated

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