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Bug 147301 - anaconda crashes after formating partitions and before installing packages
anaconda crashes after formating partitions and before installing packages
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 138419
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-02-06 13:59 EST by adam klonowski
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-08 14:57:29 EDT
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anacdump.txt Text file (789.92 KB, text/plain)
2005-07-08 13:23 EDT, James Sigler
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Description adam klonowski 2005-02-06 13:59:55 EST
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Description of problem:
i can't install Fedora Core 3 on my computer. anaconda crashes after
formating partitions. i've got similiar problems with instaling FC1
and FC2. i thought it is a problem with my disc but i've formated it
to FAT partition and checked it with windows' scandisc with no results.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.running anaconda
2.configurating instalation and partitioning disc
3.starting instalation

Actual Results:  anaconda crashes

Expected Results:  the packages i've chosen should be instaled

Additional info:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1165, in ?
    intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/src/build/475969-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py",
line 507, in run
line 171, in gotoNext
line 239, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
line 689, in doPreInstall
"/usr/src/build/475969-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line
126, in mergeFullHeaders
    hdlist.mergeFullHeaders("%s/%s/base/hdlist2" % (self.tree,
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/hdrlist.py", line 343, in mergeFullHeaders
    rpm.mergeHeaderListFromFD(self.hdlist, fd, 1000004)
error: match tag missing in new header
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-02-07 10:42:04 EST
Could you please provide the complete anacdump.txt as an attachment?
Comment 2 James Sigler 2005-07-08 13:23:38 EDT
Created attachment 116523 [details]
anacdump.txt Text file

The same thing happens to me every time I try to load FC3 or K12LTSP 4.2.1.  I
attached the anacdump.txt file for you to see.	Can it be fixed?

James Sigler
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2005-07-08 14:57:29 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 138419 ***

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