Bug 431479

Summary: kickstart installs fail
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Bill Peck <bpeck>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team <anaconda-maint-list>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Hardware: x86_64   
OS: Linux   
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Description Bill Peck 2008-02-04 21:32:40 UTC
Description of problem:
installing via kickstart pops up a message about "Unable to retrieve kickstart
file from http://..."

If I check the servers access_log I can see that anaconda pulled the kickstart file.

When the above error appears you can hit ok a couple of times and then it will
proceed and install like it should.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rawhide-20080204  or Alpha

How reproducible:
Everytime on certain systems, other systems install fine.
It does show up under qemu 
i386 distro works on the same system that fails x86_64.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. You must do a kickstart install on x86_64
Actual results:
^[[8;9H| Unable to download the kickstart file.  Please modify the    |^M

^[[9;9H| kickstart parameter below or press Cancel to proceed as an   |^M

^[[10;9H| interactive installation.^[[36C|^M


^[[12;9H| /kickstarts/hosts/sun-v20z-01.rhts.boston.redhat.com/ks.cfg_ |^M

Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2008-02-05 15:14:43 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 430551 ***