Bug 171029 - Installer crashed when kickstarting Linux 3.0AS client
Installer crashed when kickstarting Linux 3.0AS client
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-10-17 10:15 EDT by Matt Mcloughlin
Modified: 2008-08-02 19:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-24 17:27:31 EDT
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Description Matt Mcloughlin 2005-10-17 10:15:54 EDT
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Description of problem:
When installing a Redhat 3AS client via a kickstart server the installation crashes with the following error:

An unhandled exception has occurred.  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 1089, in ?
intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 422,
in run
(step, args) = dispatch.currentStep()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Kickstart server using Linux 3AS Update 5
2.The kickstart server and client are HP Proliant BL20ps,Smartarray 6i


Actual Results:  Manual installation works fine.

Expected Results:  Automatic installation of software.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-10-17 12:41:57 EDT
Can you please provide the complete traceback you received?
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-06-11 22:57:48 EDT
requested by Jams Antill

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