Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 19234
Cannot install upgrade from 6.2 to 7.0
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Hello. Whenever I try to upgrade my existing RedHat 6.2 system to 7.0, I
get an error dialog window reporting all sorts of "syntax" errors in the
anaconda script. The install procedure then exists. I've re-downloaded
anaconda more than once and still get the same errors. I an installing from
a HD partition and working on a Pentium 500MHz system with 256Mb RAM and
more than adequate HD space. This is very frustrating. Can you please help.
I also have a floppy which was automatically generated when the errors
Created attachment 4251 [details]
This is the file that was automatically generated to floppy when the installation error(s) happened.
It looks like the hard drive install image you made could be corrupted.
Try downloading it again from a different site (be sure to use the binary ftp
You might also want to try burning your own CDs from the iso's provided.
Does this help?
Thanks for the tip. I tried downloading the same files from other mirror sites
but still got the same errors.... I gave up and got a CD burned from the ISO
image.... worked fine.
Many thanks and please consider this bug query closed.