Bug 78290

Summary: anaconda/install error
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Terry Riley <terrence>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME QA Contact: Brock Organ <borgan>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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anaconda.log and syslog files from anaconda/install error none

Description Terry Riley 2002-11-20 20:08:25 UTC
Description of Problem:
Anaconda/install stops with error message

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


How Reproducible:always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install 8.0 from cd
2. 
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Actual Results: install stops during package check, with anaconda error notice


Expected Results:installation runs to completion


Additional Information:
This is happening on two Dell Optiplex GXMT166. I've attached the dump files.	

The screen message is:

                        Traceback (most recent call last):
                          File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 694, in ?
                            intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
                          File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 446, in run
                            dispatch.gotoNext()
                          File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 150, in
gotoNext
                            self.moveStep()
                          File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 215, in
moveStep
                            rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
                          File "/usr/lib/anaconda/upgrade.py", line 349, in
upgradeFindPackages
                            id.hdList[package[rpm.RPMTAG_NAME]].select()
                          File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 171, in
__getitem__
                            return self.packages[item]
                        KeyError: kernel-smp

Comment 1 Terry Riley 2002-11-20 20:10:59 UTC
Created attachment 85751 [details]
anaconda.log and syslog files from anaconda/install error

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2002-11-22 15:16:21 UTC
Please remove the kernel-smp package from your system and try to upgrade again.

Comment 3 Terry Riley 2002-11-22 21:11:45 UTC
Thanks. Removing the kernel-smp package worked.