Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 164044
Bad: Installer Exception Occured
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:10 EST
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Description of problem:
Upgrade Fedora Core3 to Fedora Core4.
cpu: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 2.80GHz
82801EB (ICH5) SATA Controller
sda1 swap 512Mb
sdb1 swap 512Mb
sda2 sdb2 - md2 raid1 (ext3, root) 3Gb
sda5 sdb5 - md1 raid1 (ext3, home) 10Gb
sda6 sdb6 - md0 raid1 (xfs, var) 66Gb
anaconda list errors:
An unhandled exception has occured. This is most likely a bug.
Please copy the full text of this exception and file a detailed
bug report against anaconda at
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1160, in ?
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 496, in run
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 174, in gotoNext
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 242, in moveStep
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/upgrade.py", line 273, in upgradeMountFilesystems
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/upgrade.py", line 118, in mountRootPartition
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/ffset.py", line 2280, in readFstab
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 257, in messageWindow
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/snack.py", line 547, in ButtonChoiceWindow
t=TextboxReflowed(width, text, maxHeight=screen,
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/snack.py", line 125, in __init__
(newtext, width, height)=reflow(text, width, flexDown, flexUp)
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/snack.py", line 319, in reflow return
_snack.reflow(text, width, flexDown, flexUp)
TypeError: argument must be string without null bytes, not str
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install from cdrom and ftp
*** Bug 164103 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 164045 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Can you provide the complete traceback you received?
Yes. How it to make?
*** Bug 164350 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 117425 [details]
Similar bug dump on a new Dell 1850 using a kickstart file taken from an
identical new Dell 1850, where everything done manually. (i.e. saved
Only things modified from ks.cfg was uncommenting of drive partition lines.
Amrish -- this dump isn't at all similar; please file a separate report
preferably with your ks.cfg included (rootpw obsucred)
Andrey -- to get the dump, just press the button to save the traceback to disk
when it occurs and then you can upload by attaching.
*** Bug 164961 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Since there are insufficient details provided in this report for us to
investigate the issue further, and we have not received the feedback we
requested, we will assume the problem was not reproduceable or has been fixed in
a later update for this product. If you have further details, feel free to
reopen the report with the additional details attached.