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|Summary:||text install fails with traceback for 17 Beta TC2|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Andre Robatino <robatino>|
|Component:||anaconda||Assignee:||Will Woods <wwoods>|
|Status:||CLOSED ERRATA||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||17||CC:||anaconda-maint-list, awilliam, g.kaviyarasu, jonathan, twu, vanmeeuwen+fedora, wwoods|
|Fixed In Version:||anaconda-17.14-1.fc17||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2012-03-23 13:45:00 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
|Bug Depends On:|
|Bug Blocks:||742207, 752649|
Description Andre Robatino 2012-03-18 23:34:56 EDT
Created attachment 570994 [details] anaconda traceback file for text mode install attempt from 17 Beta TC2 i386 DVD (others are almost identical) Description of problem: Booting any 17 Beta TC2 install image (either i386 or x86_64 and either netinst or DVD) and using either the option "text" or "inst.text", immediately after specifying to use text mode instead of VNC, there is a traceback. Proposing as a Beta blocker by the Alpha criterion "The installer must be able to complete an installation using the text, graphical and VNC installation interfaces". Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): whatever is in 17 Beta TC2 How reproducible: always
Comment 1 Hongqing Yang 2012-03-19 03:27:02 EDT
*** Bug 804499 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Adam Williamson 2012-03-19 17:26:31 EDT
Discussed at 2012-03-19 QA meeting, acting as a blocker review meeting. Accepted as a blocker per Alpha criterion "The installer must be able to complete an installation using the text, graphical and VNC installation interfaces". -- Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers
Comment 3 Will Woods 2012-03-20 15:06:52 EDT
Please try booting with: live.updates=http://wwoods.fedorapeople.org/updates/f17b-tc2-fix-text.img and let me know if that fixes it.
Comment 4 Andre Robatino 2012-03-20 15:26:22 EDT
It appears to fix it - I'm doing a text install for the 17 Beta TC2 i386 DVD (it's installing packages now). Unfortunately, since it doesn't use the packages on the DVD, it will take a long time, but I'll finish text installs for both i386 and x86_64 to verify that both complete successfully.
Comment 5 Andre Robatino 2012-03-20 17:07:34 EDT
Both DVD text installs successful. I also checked that both netinsts avoid the original traceback.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-03-23 01:17:32 EDT
anaconda-17.14-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/anaconda-17.14-1.fc17
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-03-23 13:09:48 EDT
Package anaconda-17.14-1.fc17: * should fix your issue, * was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository, * should be available at your local mirror within two days. Update it with: # su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing anaconda-17.14-1.fc17' as soon as you are able to. Please go to the following url: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-4546/anaconda-17.14-1.fc17 then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-03-23 13:45:00 EDT
anaconda-17.14-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 9 Andre Robatino 2012-03-23 19:32:31 EDT
Confirmed fixed in RC1, in DVD installs for both i386 and x86_64.