Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 197766
KeyError: 'partitionobjinit' when using Kickstart
Last modified: 2009-11-16 12:17:33 EST
Description of problem:
I'm using Kickstart + VNC to install a new computer. With my kickstart settings,
the first screen shows the partitioning scheme selection ("use standard
partitioning scheme" etc).
The back button is enabled. If I click on that back button, Anaconda gets a
KeyError and the installation is being aborted.
I am using the standard FC5 files, no modifications.
How reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot with the attached Kickstart files (kernel append line is
2. Connect with VNC
3. Klick on the Back button
Installation is aborted.
Back button is disabled.
Created attachment 131977 [details]
Created attachment 131978 [details]
Did you regenerate your installer repository? It looks like a malformed repo.
Sorry, I messed up with the log files. This log files belongs to another bug
where I indeed had incorrect repository data.
This bug still happens even with correct data. New attachment will follow in a
Created attachment 132324 [details]
correct error log
This times, you can see the real error. .-)
Lots of dispatcher work post-FC5. This should be fixed now.
Not fixed in FC6 Test 2. Changing version to fc6test2. Reopening.
Created attachment 133820 [details]
Fixed in rawhide.