About that installer...

Ian Malone ibmalone at gmail.com
Mon Mar 11 22:49:48 UTC 2013


On 11 March 2013 22:36, Dan Irwin <rummymobile at gmail.com> wrote:

> I blew away the big windows partition, but I left the Dell system and
> recovery partitions. Which equates to about 15 gig of space.
>
> I imagine if I blew away those partitions too, then Fedora 18 would
> install. But I do like keeping the Dell stuff around, for emergencies.
>
> So with 100+ gig of free space and 2 system partitions, Fedora did not install.
>

>> At what point does it tell you 'error checking storage configuration' and what does fdisk -l on the disc show?
>
> This is on the "main" installer screen in F18.
>

The 'hub' model means I'm going to have to ask at which point, because
you end up back at the main installer screen after configuring things,
which can be done in any order so far as I know. So is this, for
example, after configuring the installation destination or before?
Will it even let you into the installation destination menus?

>From your earlier message:
> have now tried to manually partition, and the installer tells me
> "Error checking storage configuration".
It sounds like the answer will be a no.
It looks similar to this bug,
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=854471 which is marked as
fixed, if you were able to set up an installer destination did you
have mount points specified?

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