[CentOS] Centos5 installer hangs up with promise sata controller on board

Fri Apr 20 03:02:50 UTC 2007
Phil Schaffner <P.R.Schaffner at IEEE.org>

On Thu, 2007-04-19 at 06:58 +0200, Joachim Backes wrote:
> Hi,
> curently running centos4.4 with a board having promise sata controller.
> If I try to update to centos-5, the installer hangs up.
> No problems under centos-4.4.
> Does somebody know a workaround for this problem?
> In the mailing list archives I found a similar report, but no solution.

No solution, no known work-around except a major kludge with a FC6
kernel.  Please add comments to the BZ report: