Bug 190597 - HTTP URL changed to FTP URL by installer
Summary: HTTP URL changed to FTP URL by installer
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Chris Lumens
QA Contact:
URL: http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/fedora/linux...
: 196483 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-05-03 19:46 UTC by Robin Green
Modified: 2008-08-02 23:40 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-24 17:22:42 UTC
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Description Robin Green 2006-05-03 19:46:58 UTC
Description of problem:
I tried to install fc5 on xen using the /usr/sbin/xenguest-install.py script in
the xen package. It asked me the source - I answered
http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/fedora/linux/core/5/x86_64/os/ - however then it tried
to contact that site via ftp not http, and failed.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
FC5 installer

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure xen to use nat networking, and firewall outgoing ftp
2. /usr/sbin/xenguest-install.py
3. Answer questions asked, giving
http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/fedora/linux/core/5/x86_64/os/ as the URL
Actual results:
Installer tries to use FTP

Expected results:
Installer should use HTTP, as specified

Additional info:
My other xen guest domain is able to browse the web just fine.

Comment 1 Robin Green 2006-05-04 13:04:41 UTC
Actually, I tried another URL, and the installer does try to use HTTP - but if
that fails, it drops you into the FTP dialog box.

Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2006-06-23 21:09:54 UTC
*** Bug 196483 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2007-02-13 19:28:49 UTC
I was able to reproduce this issue with FC6 but am unable to with F7 test 1. 
Could you please try with test 1 or test 2 and let me know if this is still
broken for you?  I know a ton of work has gone into these network screens over
the past couple releases.

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