Bug 18782 - partitionless install from the second CD
Summary: partitionless install from the second CD
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brock Organ
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-10-10 08:03 UTC by vvs
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:29 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-08 19:53:34 UTC
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Description vvs 2000-10-10 08:03:31 UTC
RedHat 7.0 with anaconda update from Oct, 9 applied during installation as
per instructions. Trying to do partitionless (loopback) install from CD
onto FAT16. When there is any package from second CD selected during
installation, anaconda will crash. Possible workaround is to not select
packages from the second CD during installation and install them later.

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line
20, in run
    rc = self.todo.doInstall ()
  File "/tmp/updates/todo.py", line 1499, in doInstall
    if self.method.systemMounted (self.fstab, self.instPath,
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line 46, in
    self.loopbackFile = mntPoint + fstab.filesystemSpace(mntPoint)[0][0] +
IndexError: list index out of range

Local variables in innermost frame:
fstab: <fstab.GuiFstab instance at 84748f0>
mntPoint: /mnt/sysimage
selected: [ImageMagick, LPRng, MAKEDEV, Mesa, ORBit, SDL, SysVinit,
XFree86, XFree86-75dpi-fonts, XFree86-libs, XFree86-tools, XFree86-twm,
XFree86-xdm, XFree86-xfs, Xaw3d, Xconfigurator, anacron, apmd, arpwatch,
ash, at, audiofile, aumix, authconfig, awesfx, basesystem, bash, bc,
bdflush, bind-utils, bug-buddy, bzip2, cdda2wav, cdp, cdparanoia, cdrecord,
chkconfig, chkfontpath, compat-libstdc++, console-tools, control-center,
control-panel, cpio, cracklib, cracklib-dicts, crontabs, cyrus-sasl, db1,
db2, db3, desktop-backgrounds, dev, dhcpcd, dia, diffutils, dosfstools,
dump, e2fsprogs, ed, ee, eject, esound, expect, extace, file, filesystem,
fileutils, findutils, finger, fortune-mod, freetype, ftp, gawk, gdbm,
gdk-pixbuf, gdm, gedit, gftp, ghostscript, ghostscript-fonts, gimp, glade,
glib, glibc, gmc, gmp, gnome-applets, gnome-audio, gnome-audio-extra,
gnome-core, gnome-libs, gnome-linuxconf, gnome-media, gnome-pim,
gnome-print, gnome-users-guide, gnome-utils, gnorpm, gnotepad+, gnumeric,
gnupg, gphoto, gpm, gqview, grep, groff, groff-perl, gtk+, gtk-engines,
gtop, guile, gv, gzip, hdparm, ical, imlib, imlib-cfgeditor, indexhtml,
info, initscripts, ipchains, iproute, iptables, iputils, isapnptools,
kbdconfig, kernel, kernel-pcmcia-cs, kernel-smp, kernel-utils, kernelcfg,
krb5-libs, kudzu, less, libghttp, libglade, libgtop, libjpeg, libpng,
librep, libstdc++, libtermcap, libtiff, libungif, libxml, lilo, linuxconf,
logrotate, losetup, lsof, m4, magicdev, mailcap, mailx, man, mc, mikmod,
mingetty, mkbootdisk, mkinitrd, mkisofs, mkkickstart, mktemp, mkxauth,
modemtool, modutils, mount, mouseconfig, mpage, mpg123, mtools, multimedia,
ncftp, ncompress, ncurses, net-tools, netcfg, netpbm, netpbm-progs,
netscape-common, netscape-communicator, newt, nfs-utils, ntsysv, openldap,
openssh, openssh-askpass, openssh-askpass-gnome, openssh-clients, openssl,
pam, passwd, pciutils, perl, pidentd, playmidi, playmidi-X11, plugger,
pnm2ppa, popt, portmap, printtool, procmail, procps, psmisc, pump, pwdb,
pygnome, pygnome-libglade, pygtk, pygtk-libglade, python, python-xmlrpc,
pythonlib, quota, raidtools, rdate, readline, redhat-logos, redhat-release,
rep-gtk, rep-gtk-gnome, rep-gtk-libglade, rhn_register, rhn_register-gnome,
rhs-printfilters, rmt, rootfiles, rpm, rpm-python, rsh, rsync, rusers,
rwho, rxvt, samba-client, samba-common, sane, sash, sawfish, screen, sed,
sendmail, setserial, setup, setuptool, sh-utils, shadow-utils, shapecfg,
sharutils, slang, slocate, smpeg, sndconfig, sox, stat, stunnel,
switchdesk, switchdesk-gnome, sysklogd, talk, tar, tcl, tclx, tcp_wrappers,
tcsh, telnet, termcap, tetex-fonts, tetex-xdvi, textutils, time,
timeconfig, timetool, tix, tk, tkinter, tksysv, tmpwatch, traceroute,
umb-scheme, unzip, up2date, up2date-gnome, urw-fonts, usermode, utempter,
util-linux, vim-common, vim-minimal, vixie-cron, which, whois, words,
xcdroast, xchat, xinitrc, xloadimage, xmms, xpdf, xsane, xscreensaver,
xsri, yp-tools, ypbind, zip, zlib]
self: <image.CdromInstallMethod instance at 8470df8>
p: mkkickstart
changeloop: 1

ToDo object:


Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-11-13 16:48:32 UTC
Passed to QA to verify.

Comment 2 Brock Organ 2000-11-13 20:38:15 UTC
verified ... thanks for the report!

Comment 3 Erik Troan 2000-11-17 22:42:57 UTC
Fixed in CVS.

Comment 4 Aaron Brown 2000-12-13 22:19:38 UTC
Verified as resolved.

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