Bug 207632 - Failure of upgrade via net
Failure of upgrade via net
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 206913
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-09-21 22:29 EDT by Bruce Milner
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-22 00:38:12 EDT
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exception dialog from installer (68.30 KB, text/plain)
2006-09-21 22:29 EDT, Bruce Milner
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Description Bruce Milner 2006-09-21 22:29:47 EDT
Description of problem: Trying to upgrade an existing system from redhat 9 to
fedora core 6.  Used ftp method to initiate installation and installer bails out
with a bunch of errors.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot to boot.iso (cdrom)
2. boot: linux askmethod
3. Specify "English"
4. Specify "Us"
5. Specify ftp
6. Specify second interface (eth1) - connects to my other machine
   a. disable dynamic ip config
   b. enable ipv4 support
   c. disable ipv6 support
8. Enter IP information
    ipv4 address (upgrading this machine)
    gateway (nothing else attached)
    name server (empty)
9. Enter ftp information
    a. site name (local machine)
    b. core directory /home/username/fc6
    c. select non-anonymous ftp
10. Enter account info (username/password) for ftp.
11. get's stage2 ... and starts installer
12. select "NEXT"
13. select "Install Anyway"
14. select "upgrade an existing installation"
15. skip converting ext2 to ext3 dialog
16. select "create new boot loader configuration"
17. select "NEXT"
18. select "NEXT" - boot record on /dev/hda
19. "Retrieving installation information"
20. Exception occurred

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Comment 1 Bruce Milner 2006-09-21 22:29:47 EDT
Created attachment 136923 [details]
exception dialog from installer
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2006-09-22 00:38:12 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 206913 ***

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