Bug 128126 - anaconda dies in postinstall on x86_64 FC2-x86_64-DVD.iso
anaconda dies in postinstall on x86_64 FC2-x86_64-DVD.iso
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 119447
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-07-18 19:20 EDT by Sam
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:04:29 EST
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Description Sam 2004-07-18 19:20:53 EDT
Description of problem:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1131, in ?
    intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py". line 475, in run
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 169, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 237, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 1125, in doPostInstall
    devnull = os.open("/dev/null", os.O_RDWR)
  OSError: [Errorno 5] Input/output error: '/dev/null'

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How reproducible:

Install FC2 x86_64 using FC2-x86_64-DVD.iso on AMD64 3200+ socket 754
with nForce3 250GB chipset on Epox 8KDA3J motherboard.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. select custom install
2. install everything
3. wait until it fails on postinstall
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Comment 1 Christian Drexler 2004-09-03 12:57:31 EDT
I have the same problem on a HP DL 145 when kickstarting via http.
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2004-10-07 14:59:46 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 119447 ***
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:04:29 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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