Bug 19557 - failure of anaconda due to sym link of root tmp
Summary: failure of anaconda due to sym link of root tmp
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 13071
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-10-22 20:59 UTC by Tom Browder
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:29 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-10-27 22:11:21 UTC
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Description Tom Browder 2000-10-22 20:59:28 UTC
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 1545, in doInstall
    self.instLog = open(self.instLogName, "w+")
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: 
Local variables in innermost frame:
arch: i386
total: 624
msg: File exists
logname: /tmp/upgrade.log
i: /etc/X11
p: zsh
l: [adjtimex, am-utils, anacron, anonftp, apache, apache-devel, apmd, 
arpwatch, ash, aspell,
at, audiofile, audiofile-devel, aumix, authconfig, autoconf, automake, 
awesfx, basesystem,
bash, bc, bdflush, bind, bind-utils, binutils, bison, byacc, bzip2, bzip2-
caching-nameserver, cdecl, cdp, chkconfig, chkfontpath, cleanfeed, compat-
egcs, compat-egcs-c++,
compat-glibc, compat-libstdc++, console-tools, control-center, control-
control-panel, cpio, cpp, cproto, cracklib, cracklib-dicts, crontabs, 
ctags, cvs, cyrus-sasl,
db1, db1-devel, db2, db3, desktop-backgrounds, dev, dev86, dhcpcd, dialog, 
diffstat, diffutils,
dip, dosfstools, dump, e2fsprogs, ed, ee, eject, ElectricFence, elm, 
emacs, emacs-nox,
emacs-X11, esound, esound-devel, exmh, expect, extace, fetchmail, file, 
filesystem, fileutils,
findutils, finger, finger-server, flex, fortune-mod, freetype, ftp, gawk, 
gcc, gcc-c++,
gcc-g77, gcc-objc, gd, gd-devel, gdb, gdbm, gdbm-devel, gdk-pixbuf, gdm, 
gedit, gettext,
gftp, ghostscript, ghostscript-fonts, gimp, gimp-devel, glib, glib-devel, 
glibc, glibc-devel,
gmc, gmp, gnome-applets, gnome-audio, gnome-audio-extra, gnome-core, gnome-
gnome-games, gnome-games-devel, gnome-libs, gnome-libs-devel, gnome-
linuxconf, gnome-media,
gnome-objc, gnome-objc-devel, gnome-pim, gnome-pim-devel, gnome-print, 
gnome-utils, gnorpm, gnotepad+, gnuchess, gnumeric, gnupg, gpm, gpm-devel, 
gqview, grep,
groff, groff-perl, gtk+, gtk+-devel, gtk-engines, gtop, guile, gv, gzip, 
hdparm, ical,
ImageMagick, ImageMagick-devel, imlib, imlib-cfgeditor, imlib-devel, 
indent, indexhtml,
inews, info, initscripts, inn, ipchains, iproute, iputils, ipxutils, 
isapnptools, kbdconfig,
kdebase, kdegames, kdegraphics, kdelibs, kdelibs-devel, kdemultimedia, 
kdenetwork, kdesupport,
kdesupport-devel, kdeutils, kernel, kernel-BOOT, kernel-doc, kernel-
headers, kernel-ibcs,
kernel-pcmcia-cs, kernel-smp, kernel-source, kernel-utils, kernelcfg, 
kgcc, kpppload,
krb5-libs, kudzu, less, libghttp, libghttp-devel, libglade, libgtop, 
libgtop-devel, libjpeg,
libjpeg-devel, libpng, libpng-devel, librep, libstdc++, libstdc++-devel, 
libtermcap-devel, libtiff, libtiff-devel, libtool, libtool-libs, libungif, 
libxml, libxml-devel, lilo, linuxconf, linuxconf-devel, logrotate, 
losetup, LPRng, lrzsz,
lsof, ltrace, lynx, m4, mailcap, mailx, make, MAKEDEV, man, man-pages, 
mars-nwe, mc, Mesa,
metamail, mikmod, mingetty, minicom, mkbootdisk, mkinitrd, mkisofs, 
mktemp, mkxauth, mod_perl,
modemtool, modutils, mount, mouseconfig, mpage, mpg123, mt-st, mtools, 
multimedia, mutt, ncftp,
ncompress, ncpfs, ncurses, ncurses-devel, ncurses4, net-tools, netcfg, 
netpbm, netpbm-devel,
netpbm-progs, netscape-common, netscape-communicator, newt, newt-devel, 
nfs-utils, nmh, ntsysv,
openjade, openldap, openssl, ORBit, ORBit-devel, pam, passwd, patch, 
pciutils, perl, pidentd,
pilot-link, pilot-link-devel, pine, playmidi, playmidi-X11, pmake, popt, 
portmap, postgresql,
postgresql-devel, postgresql-server, ppp, printtool, procmail, procps, 
psmisc, pspell, pump,
pwdb, pygnome, pygnome-libglade, pygtk, pygtk-libglade, python, python-
devel, pythonlib, qt,
qt-devel, qt1x, qt1x-devel, quota, raidtools, rcs, rdate, rdist, readline, 
redhat-logos, redhat-release, rep-gtk, rep-gtk-gnome, rhs-printfilters, 
rmt, rootfiles, rp3,
rpm, rpm-build, rpm-devel, rsh, rsh-server, rsync, rusers, rusers-server, 
rwall-server, rwho,
rxvt, samba, samba-client, samba-common, sash, sawfish, screen, sed, 
sendmail, setserial,
setup, setuptool, sgml-common, sgml-tools, sh-utils, shadow-utils, 
shapecfg, sharutils, slang,
slang-devel, slocate, slrn, sndconfig, sox, stat, statserial, strace, 
stunnel, SVGATextMode,
switchdesk, switchdesk-gnome, switchdesk-kde, sysklogd, SysVinit, talk, 
talk-server, tar, tcl,
tclx, tcp_wrappers, tcpdump, tcsh, telnet, telnet-server, termcap, tetex, 
tetex-dvilj, tetex-dvips, tetex-fonts, tetex-latex, tetex-xdvi, texinfo, 
tftp-server, time, timeconfig, timetool, tin, tix, tk, tkinter, tksysv, 
tmpwatch, traceroute,
trn, trojka, ucd-snmp, ucd-snmp-utils, umb-scheme, unzip, urlview, urw-
fonts, usermode,
utempter, util-linux, vim-common, vim-minimal, vixie-cron, which, whois, 
WindowMaker-libs, words, wu-ftpd, wvdial, Xaw3d, Xaw3d-devel, xbill, 
xboard, xboing, xchat,
Xconfigurator, XFree86, XFree86-100dpi-fonts, XFree86-3DLabs, XFree86-
75dpi-fonts, XFree86-8514,
XFree86-AGX, XFree86-cyrillic-fonts, XFree86-devel, XFree86-doc, XFree86-
XFree86-ISO8859-2, XFree86-ISO8859-2-100dpi-fonts, XFree86-ISO8859-2-75dpi-
XFree86-ISO8859-2-Type1-fonts, XFree86-ISO8859-9, XFree86-ISO8859-9-100dpi-
XFree86-ISO8859-9-75dpi-fonts, XFree86-libs, XFree86-Mach64, XFree86-S3, 
XFree86-SVGA, XFree86-tools, XFree86-twm, XFree86-VGA16, XFree86-xdm, 
XFree86-xfs, XFree86-Xnest, XFree86-Xvfb, xgammon, xinetd, xinitrc, 
xjewel, xloadimage,
xmailbox, xmms, xmorph, xpaint, xpat2, xpdf, xpilot, xpuzzles, xrn, 
xscreensaver, xsri,
xtrojka, xxgdb, yp-tools, ypbind, ypserv, zip, zlib, zlib-devel, autofs, 
bash-doc, bind-devel,
blt, bootparamd, compat-egcs-g77, compat-egcs-objc, comsat, cxhextris, db2-
devel, db3-devel,
db3-utils, dhcp, e2fsprogs-devel, efax, emacs-el, emacs-leim, 
enlightenment, enscript, ext2ed,
fbset, fetchmailconf, fnlib, fnlib-devel, freetype-devel, freetype-utils, 
fvwm2, fvwm2-icons,
gated, genromfs, getty_ps, giftrans, gimp-data-extras, glib10, glibc-
profile, gmp-devel,
gnuplot, gperf, groff-gxditview, gsl, gtk+10, guile-devel, imap, inn-
devel, ircii, isicom,
itcl, jed, jed-common, jed-xjed, jikes, joe, kaffe, kdeadmin, korganizer, 
kpilot, kterm,
libelf, libgtop-examples, libjpeg6a, libpcap, libPropList, libungif-progs, 
libxml10, lout,
lout-doc, lslk, macutils, mawk, mcserv, mgetty, mgetty-sendfax, mgetty-
viewfax, mgetty-voice,
mkkickstart, mod_php, nc, netscape-navigator, nscd, ntp, open, p2c, p2c-
devel, pdksh, php,
pmake-customs, postgresql-odbc, procinfo, procps-X11, psacct, python-docs, 
rgrep, rhmask, routed, rwall, sendmail-cf, sendmail-doc, sliplogin, slrn-
pull, sox-devel,
specspo, squid, symlinks, taper, tetex-doc, tftp, timed, transfig, tree, 
unarj, units, uucp, vim-enhanced, vim-X11, vlock, w3c-libwww, w3c-libwww-
w3c-libwww-devel, wget, wmakerconf, wmconfig, x3270, xcpustate, 
xdaliclock, xfig, xlispstat,
xlockmore, xmms-devel, xosview, xsysinfo, xtoolwait, ytalk, zsh]
db: <rpmdb object at 9817f50>
self: <todo.ToDo instance at 8492ac0>
how: u
errno: 17
totalSize: 1469084
f: <closed file '/mnt/sysimage/etc/mtab', mode 'w+' at 8eabed8>
ts: <rpmtrans object at 8ed4958>
ToDo object:

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-10-27 22:11:18 UTC
I think this is a dpulicate.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 13071 ***

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