View Full Version : install fc2 hangs at "formatting /boot" prompt
11th July 2004, 09:34 PM
And before you ask, I mediachecked my CD's They are fine.
I boot from CD, install hangs in both graphical and text modes.
ASUS P3V4X mobo
Intel 740 graphics AGP
it's like the installation hangs when anaconda reaches this step.
HD activity stops.
11th July 2004, 09:53 PM
is there another OS in this machine? and are you using drake automatic partitioning or manual?
12th July 2004, 07:09 AM
it used to have Win98 installed but i removed the partitions with fdisk before installing.
I tell the installer to remove all partitions and then let it automatically create new ones
31st May 2007, 11:05 AM
Did anybody find a solution for this ? Am fixed with the same issue .
31st May 2007, 08:58 PM
You could try booting from a Live CD and then erase everything. After that, let Fedora install the system but NOT formatting the partitions.
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