About that installer...

Ian Malone ibmalone at gmail.com
Tue Mar 12 08:00:48 UTC 2013


On 11 March 2013 23:10, Dan Irwin <rummymobile at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 8:49 AM, Ian Malone <ibmalone at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 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?
>>
>
> I think, from memory, this "hub" screen appears with an indicator
> claiming that I need to do something about storage. So I click into
> it, do the delete/preserve stuff, and i get bumped back to the "hub",
> where it again tells me I need to do something about storage.
>
> Going around in circles, I can progress further, but at no stage do I
> ever tell the installer where to install. I have attempted to manually
> make / and /home partitions using the installer. Doing so drops me
> back to the "hub", again with the indicator telling me to fix
> storage...

I see you've moved on from this now, but can you remember whether you
tried the continue button at the bottom right of the destination
screen please?
http://imalone.fedorapeople.org/DSCN5493.JPG
The screen would look like this:
http://imalone.fedorapeople.org/partitioncustom.png

Thanks.
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