Bug#305335: deb installer 18 apr daily
Debian-installer-version: 2005-4-18 daily (first for a long time)
uname -a: New machine with nothing installed.
Date: 2005-4-19 8:00 utc
Method: iso copied from above network install
Machine: Gigabyte GA-7N400 Pro with NVIDIA nForce 2 chipset + 2x120GB HD
Processor: AMD Atholon XP 3200 2191MB 4364 BMips stopping 00
Memory: 512MB DDR
Root Device: IDE1 and 2 + CD
Root Size/partition table:
/ 1G pri bootable
/home 35G logical
/var 55G "
write to disk
Set IDE2 to raid1 - error not 2 raid partitions
Set IDE1 to raid - error no root partition
Restart partitioner -> 55% freeze
See errors below
Output of lspci and lspci -n:
Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it
Initial boot worked: 
Configure network HW: 
Config network: 
Detect CD: 
Load installer modules: 
Detect hard drives: [ ]
Partition hard drives: [E]
Create file systems: [E]
Mount partitions: [ ]
Install base system: [ ]
Install boot loader: [ ]
Reboot: [ ]
1 set expert26 ran OK up to raid partitioning (see above)
2 reset ps ran to detecting h/w last line of error "kernal BUG
3 nb video font was yellow on blue rather than thin grey on whatever.
4 Power off / on (inc removing cord)- expert26 mode - error "Segumentation
fault" rest of screen white.
5 power off / on (inc removing cord)for at least 1 minute - expert26 mode
- last error lines
"Setting up file system please wait
Kernal panic, Attempt to kill init!"
6 CTL/ALT/DEL ran to error "Setting up filesystem, please wait ..."
Much walking in circles and unpublishable mutterings!
Will try much later with noapic nolapic
NB H/W raid switched off in BIOS.
Useage is for fault tollerant server.