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Bug 79450 - Red Hat 8.0 will not properly install
Summary: Red Hat 8.0 will not properly install
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2002-12-11 18:47 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-10 06:48:02 UTC


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Description Need Real Name 2002-12-11 18:47:03 UTC
Description of Problem:
Red Hat 8.0 will not properly install on Dell Latitude.  See Open request 
numbers 221477 and 221580 for more details.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):8.0


How Reproducible:All you have to do is try and install 8.0


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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-12-11 20:07:36 UTC
Development does not have access to support's tracking mechanisms -- could you
please provide the details of your problem?

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-12-11 21:19:31 UTC
I could not get the upgrade feature of the installation to work.  I then tried 
a full install.  I was getting "Probing for monitor type  Unable to probe".  I 
have since guessed at the monitor type and got lucky.  I now have 8.0 
installed.  However, I have not been able to locate the file manager.  During 
the previous tries to load 8.0 I got a message stating that the system could 
not find the modules.dep file and I could not access the floppy, zip, or 
printer.

Is there suppose to be a file manager somewhere??

Comment 3 Need Real Name 2002-12-12 16:58:45 UTC
I now know what the file manager looks like.

Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-10 06:48:02 UTC
Okay, glad you got your problems resolved.


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