Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 18487
Installation Fails @ Reading Packages
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Does anybody out there know how to solve the Traceback Error. I am sure
everybody is familiar with it, if that is not true check 17994 and 18163
which I submitted, the former includes the text of the error. It occurs
during the installation of Redhat at the "Reading Package Information"?
It is complaining about anaconda. I have tried everything possible to fix
this problem. Including downloading all of the files from ftp.redhat.com
instead of a different mirror ( I figured they are bound to have right
I also don't know why installation runs in text mode even though I request
I am installing from the hard drive which is an 15 GB hardrive partitoned
4 for Linux and 11 for FAT32.
PIII 650E overclocked to 884.
Asus CUSL2 m/board with 815e intel chipset
Nvidia Geforce2 MX video card
SB Live! Value
Fujitsu 15GB HD
Please let me know what can I do to resolve this problem.
Thank you in advance
We will really need the complete text from the traceback you get when the
Are you being sure to use the 'binary' option to ftp.
Yes the FTP brings the rpms over in BINARY mode.
and the text of the error message is in bug #17994.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 18019 ***