Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 12041
Text install fails
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:56 EDT
Installing on old P90 gives the following traceback:
Probing for mouse type...
Unknown card, falling back to VGA16
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 250 in ?
result = Xserver.startX ()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/xserver.py", line 38, in startX
if not os.access(serverPath, os.X_OK):
Type Error: argument 1: expected string, None found
install exited abnormally
*** Bug 12042 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
what is your video card in this machine ...?
It's an ATI card. I think it's called a Graphics Xpression. Here are the lspci
details (from bug 12018):
00:00.0 Host bridge: Acer Laboratories Inc. [ALi] M1451 (rev bd)
00:02.0 Non-VGA unclassified device: Acer Laboratories Inc. [ALi] M1449 (rev
00:05.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc 210888GX [Mach64 GX]
00:06.0 IDE interface: CMD Technology Inc PCI0640 (rev 02)
lspci -n gives:
00:00.0 Class 0600: 10b9:1451 (rev bd)
00:02.0 Class 0000: 10b9:1449 (rev b2)
00:05.0 Class 0300: 1002:4758
00:06.0 Class 0101: 1095:0640 (rev 02)
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 12018 ***
verified fix (synchronous loop device reads issue) ...