Bug 552671

Summary: Upgrade fails, because install.img is not found on cdrom/can't be loaded from URL
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Thomas Schweikle <tschweikle>
Component: preupgradeAssignee: Seth Vidal <skvidal>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 11CC: shiva, wwoods
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Description Thomas Schweikle 2010-01-05 15:29:11 EST
Description of problem:
Upgrade from Fedora 11 to 12 fails because install.img can't be loaded complete from URL (loading fails every time at about 78%) or is not found on CDROM (Error: there is no Fedora disk found in drive).

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora 11, Install preupgrade
2. preupgrade, Error: there is not enough space for install.img, press continue
3. reboot, install.img starts loading, then fails at about 78%
4. go back
5. go back
6. select "image on CD/DVD"
7. select "/dev/sr0"
8. Error: Fedora disk not found in device
Actual results:
no upgrade

Expected results:
upgrade running

Additional info:
Comment 1 Kenneth Porter 2010-04-08 18:48:24 EDT
I'm attempting the same scenario (11 to 12) but didn't notice any error about space when preupgrade-cli ran. It might have scrolled off the screen if the error doesn't appear at the end, as preupgrade-cli is pretty noisy with its package list. When I rebooted, the installer fails attempting to download the image. I don't know if it's a network issue or if it's picking a bad URL.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2010-04-28 07:39:39 EDT
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 11:35:48 EDT
Fedora 11 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-06-25. Fedora 11 is 
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