Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 111533
Installer/upgrader crashes if linuxconf is installed
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:34 EST
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Description of problem:
Anaconda crashes if linuxconf is installed (during upgrade to fedora
1) over RedHat 9
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Any install/upgrade method
3.Runs normally through to transfering install image to HD, then
shows message - 'Preparing RPM Transaction' and progress bar fills
Actual Results: Crashes just before RPM transaction starts.
Drops out of X with message about unexpected termination of anaconda.
If linuxconf is partially removed -
(as root use # rpm -ev --noscripts linuxcon*)
then the install proceeds normally.
[I have been using boot> 'linux allowcddma' to speed the install with
an older, mid-range CD, but I don't think this helped/hindered the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 109563 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.