Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120587
Installer crashes reporting anaconda keyerror reading glibc
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:05:49 EDT
Description of problem:
During initial install on a 400 Mhz AMD K6 system, install aborts
with Anaconda reporting a 'KeyError: glibc'. Error occurs using
either "boot: install" or "boot: manual". Error occurs with either a
RedHat 7.2 or 7.3 install CD.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux version 2.4.7-10BOOT (Red Hat Linux 7.1 2.96-98)
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start boot from CD
2.Type either 'install' or 'manual'
3.Follow typical install dialog
Installer reports message that unexpected event has occurred,
probably a bug, and offers to save the detailed bug summary.
(Summary has been appended to the Description above)
This error occurs on initial attempt to install RedHat Linux 7.2 or
7.3 on an Amd K6 system, 384 MB RAM, 8 GB hd.
Created attachment 99314 [details]
Installer error dump
Error dump associated with bug 120585.
This sounds like bad media. This is handled better in newer releases.
Please note that Red Hat Linux 7.2 is no longer a supported release.