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Bug 83240 - 7.3 & 8.0 - anaconda - crash after format
Summary: 7.3 & 8.0 - anaconda - crash after format
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-31 19:40 UTC by Bill Wade
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-31 21:57:28 UTC

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anaconda dump at crash (deleted)
2003-01-31 19:44 UTC, Bill Wade
no flags Details

Description Bill Wade 2003-01-31 19:40:00 UTC
Description of problem: Anaconda crashes after format leaving the computer 
without an operating system

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

How reproducible: Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.load CD
2.follow prompts
Actual results: Crash without loading Linux

Expected results: Linux to be loaded

Additional info:5.2 loads correctly.  8.0 and 7.3 crash in identical manner

Comment 1 Bill Wade 2003-01-31 19:44:05 UTC
Created attachment 89745 [details]
anaconda dump at crash

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-31 21:57:28 UTC
It appears you are getting hard drive errors from /dev/hda (the first IDE
device) from reading the error log.  The drive may be failing.

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