Bug 208969 - Unable to install RHEL5 in 945, 965
Unable to install RHEL5 in 945, 965
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 207594
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-10-02 15:44 EDT by German Monroy
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-02 16:18:23 EDT
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Description German Monroy 2006-10-02 15:44:07 EDT
Description of problem:

Right after media test, anaconda fails with:

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 613, in ?
  in iutil.writeRpmPlatform()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iutil.py", line 402, in writeRpmPlatform
  if flags["targetarch"] != None:
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/flags.py", line 25 in __getattr__
  raise AttributeError, attr
AttributeError: __getitem__
install exited abnormally [1/1]

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Insert CD#1
2. Hit enter at the prompt
Actual results:
installer crashes

Expected results:
installation should continue

Additional info:
Happens in both 32 and 64 bits, in both 945 and 965 chipsets (haven't tested
more chipsets yet)
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2006-10-02 16:18:23 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 207594 ***
Comment 2 Michael DeGon 2006-10-02 18:22:29 EDT
It also happens on the 32 and 64 bit on the  Intel 915 with the same result. 

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