Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 189022
Upgrade doesn't tell you how much disc space you need
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:30 EST
Description of problem:
[ I've put this in redhat-config-packages because I couldn't find anywhere on
your system to note installation/upgrade problems ]
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attempt to upgrade from FC4 to FC5
I am told I don't have enough disc space, but I am left guessing how much I need
to free. The dialog box should tell me how much is needed not just say that I
don't have enough. I now have to waste time deleting a bit, trying again,
deleting a bit, trying again and so on until I have removed enough.
'You need an extra xxx MB free disc space'
[root@mac id]# df
Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
/dev/hda3 5866304 4709284 854220 85% /
/dev/hda5 13345680 4216092 9129588 32% /mnt/macos
I guess you meant the installer, it's anaconda. Reassigning to it, and setting
arch to "All".
Does make much more sense, IMO. The total value could be included in