Bug 153754 - HTTP install fails (probably FTP too)
HTTP install fails (probably FTP too)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-04-05 12:56 EDT by Elliot Lee
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-15 00:33:45 EDT
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Description Elliot Lee 2005-04-05 12:56:45 EDT
With the FC4-re0404.0 tree

Traceback (most recent call last):
File /usr/bin/anaconda, line 1168 in ?
anaconda/text.py, line 497, in run
anaconda/packages.py, line 158, in readPackages
   hdrlist = method.readHeaders()
anaconda/urlinstall.py line 170 in readHeaders
  url = grabber.urlopen(hdurl, retry=5)
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 444, in urlopen
  return default_grabber.urlopen(url, **kwargs)
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 575, in urlopen
  return self._retry(opts, retryfunc, url)
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 547, in _retry
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 574, in retryfunc
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 727, in __init__
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 794, in _do_open
urlgrabber/grabber.py, line 885, in _make_request
urllib2.py, line 358, in open
urllib2.py, line 376, in _open
urllib2.py, line 337, in _call_chain
urllib2.py, line 213, in http_open
urlgrabber/keepalive.py, line 240, in do_open
urlgrabber/keepalive.py, line 315, in _start_transaction
    h.putrequest('GET', req.get_selector())
httplib.py, line 748, in putrequest.py
    self.putheader('Host', self.host.encode("idna"))
LookupError: unknown encoding: idna
Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2005-04-05 13:07:01 EDT
The cause of this problem is that /usr/lib*/python2.4/encodings/idna.* do not exist.
Comment 2 Elliot Lee 2005-04-05 13:16:34 EDT
Fix committed to CVS

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