Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 204014
crash: Match Iterators not supported in rpm
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:41 EST
Description of problem: Trying to install from the rescue CD, I see a crash
immediately after entering the root password.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot: linux askmethod vga=791
2. English, US, HTTP, DHCP, IPv4, no IPv6, server, pathname
3. install, custom disk layout, hdb only, hdb7 on /, grub on hda, America/Los
Angeles, system clock uses UTC, eth0 DHCP on boot, hostname manually, root password.
crash after entering root password twice, then clicking Next.
No crash; installation continues.
"Save to floppy" apparently tries to create a FAT-12 filesystem [I see a boot
block and it does mount without specifying any filesystem type] but there is no
filename. (I zeroed the floppy before the crash, the dd'ed it afterwards, and
extracted the attached text using 'vim'.
Created attachment 134875 [details]
text recovered from floppy after Save to floppy
"mount /dev/fd0" succeeds, but "ls -l /mnt/floppy" shows no file. So I "dd
if=/dev/fd0 of=foo", then "vi foo" and save text to another file, which I
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 204005 ***