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Error Installing Oracle Linux 6 On Special Hardware (Doc ID 1319994.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

If you try to install Oracle Linux 6 via DVD installation media on Sun Blade X8400, it reports following error when it try to create the filesystem on the partition you specified:
Unable to read group information from repositories. This is a problem with the generation of your install tree

There are only two options: "Exit installer" and "Retry"

Changes

Fresh install Oracle Linux 6 on Sun Blade X8400

Cause

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