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Bug #53985 Installer stuck on checking disk requirements
Submitted: 2011-02-10 17:15 UTC Modified: 2016-12-17 15:17 UTC
Avg. Score:4.2 ± 0.8
Reproduced:19 of 19 (100.0%)
Same Version:6 (31.6%)
Same OS:11 (57.9%)
From: camilleri dot jon at gmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Wont fix Package: Performance problem
PHP Version: 5.3.5 OS: Windows XP SP3
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2011-02-10 17:15 UTC] camilleri dot jon at gmail dot com
I am trying to install PHP 5.3.5 (downloaded at, on my Win XP laptop, however, having accepted the EULA, the PHP 5.3.5 Setup program is stuck at 'Please wait while your installer finishes determining your disk requirements'.  Free disk space on the only hard disk on the laptop reads 41.2Gb.

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 [2012-12-24 11:31 UTC] dmitry at sandalov dot org
Also had the same issue while installing php from network disk (virtualbox). Solved the issue copying the php install package to my local Desktop folder.
 [2016-12-17 15:17 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Wont fix
 [2016-12-17 15:17 UTC]
The MSI supporter is no longer supported as of PHP 5.4, so closing this as Wfx.
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