Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 125052
Installer crash makes it impossible to install FC2
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:44 EST
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Description of problem:
First installation on a new machine, anaconda crashes shortly after
formatting with traceback (/usr/lib/anaconda/)
gui.py, line 1048, in handleRenderCallback
rw/progress_gui.py, line 242 in renderCallback
gui.py, line 763, in nextClicked
dispatch.py, line 169, in gotoNext
dispatch.py, line 237, in moveStep
packages.py, line 673, in doPreInstall
method.mergeFullHeaders("%s//%s/base/hdlist2" % (self.tree,
hrdlist.py, line 336, in mergeFullHeaders
IndexError: list is out of range
What does "FD" refer to? Installation medium in general or literal
floppy disk? The installation is run from CD and the machine has no
This happens in both graphical and text mode. I tried custom
installation with some extra packages and minimal installation, both
The machine is an ASUS A7V266-EX, Athlon 1300+, 512 MB RAM, no swap.
The installation CD passes its own test.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installing
3. Continue cursing the buggiest RH release ever
Can you attach the full dump you received?
What I pasted above is all I have.
BTW, installing by FTP worked.
This should be better in fc3.