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Bug 78172 - Install fails before disk druid or anything else runs
Summary: Install fails before disk druid or anything else runs
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-19 17:47 UTC by Gerald Ellis
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2003-01-27 18:01:10 UTC

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anaconda dump text file (deleted)
2002-11-19 19:41 UTC, Gerald Ellis
no flags Details

Description Gerald Ellis 2002-11-19 17:47:48 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
During installation of RedHat 7.1 on generic i386 platform anaconda fails with 
message to submit bug report, then shuts down.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot from CD
2.Step through installation setup's
3.Start X
4.anaconda crash

Actual Results:  see attached dump file.

Expected Results:  Installation completes.

Installation Fails.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-11-19 18:30:43 UTC
Please attach the crash dump you recorded.

Comment 2 Gerald Ellis 2002-11-19 19:41:31 UTC
Created attachment 85604 [details]
anaconda dump text file

Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-03 02:15:32 UTC
It appears there are read errors from a hard drive on your system.

When the crash occurs, please hit cntl-alt-f4 and see if there are any error
messages on that screen and please transcribe them here, especially the last 10
lines on that screen.

Comment 4 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-27 18:01:10 UTC
Closing due to inactivity - please reopen if you have additional information to
add to the report.

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