21.2. Trouble During the Installation
No devices found to install Red Hat Enterprise Linux Error Message
No devices found to install Red Hat Enterprise Linux, then there may be an issue with your DASD devices. If you encounter this error, add the
DASD=<disks>parameter to your
parmfile (where disks is the DASD range reserved for installation) and start the install again.
dasdfmtcommand within a Linux root shell, instead of formatting the DASDs using CMS.
21.2.2. Trouble with Partition Tables
The partition table on device hda was unreadable. To create new partitions it must be initialized, causing the loss of ALL DATA on this drive.
21.2.3. Other Partitioning Problems
- A <swap> partition of type swap
21.2.4. Are You Seeing Python Errors?
/tmp/directory. The error may look similar to:
Traceback (innermost last): File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line 20, in run rc = self.todo.doInstall () File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1468, in doInstall self.fstab.savePartitions () File "fstab.py", line 221, in savePartitions sys.exit(0) SystemExit: 0 Local variables in innermost frame: self: <fstab.GuiFstab instance at 8446fe0> sys: <module 'sys' (built-in)> ToDo object: (itodo ToDo p1 (dp2 S'method' p3 (iimage CdromInstallMethod p4 (dp5 S'progressWindow' p6 <failed>
/tmp/are symbolic to other locations or have been changed since creation. These symbolic or changed links are invalid during the installation process, so the installation program cannot write information and fails.