harddisk install FC (FC11 or FC12)failed

He Rui rhe at redhat.com
Mon Nov 23 06:18:41 UTC 2009

Hi Ryan,

Hardware requirements of certain platform are in f12 release notes[1].

When harddisk install, I put the images directory and dvd.iso together 
for the installation source, and use f12 iso as boot
device to begin installation.

I knew sb installing F12 in this method with 256M memory and it's 

Good Luck,
He Rui


On 11/23/2009 09:42 AM, RyanYee/叶晔 wrote:
> my laptop
> memory :214M
> cpu:mobile AMD Athlon(tm)XP 1800+
> I have used Fedora Core a few years,cause my DVD-rom broken,
> I use harddisk install all the time.till FC11 ,it works well.
> My question is:
> I haved change partition (with install iso file on it) with vfat,ext3,ext4.
> but all failed after choose directory (install.img)?
> I have try NFS install FC11,it works well.
> so I check install.img ,it was 117M big file.I can only find FC12
> memory limit with
> graphic mode is 192M,no number for harddisk install limits,is there
> anybody have this experence like me.
> does anybody know how to harddisk install FC on such few memory PC?
> thanks


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