Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 219182
Kickstart using extras repo fails, but only on 2nd install (yum cache problem?)
Last modified: 2008-08-02 19:40:35 EDT
Description of problem:
Using a kickstart file which includes a "repo" specification as well as
specifying a package found in that extra repository will work once, but will
fail the second time.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Run anaconda twice with the attached kickstart file. Replace /mnt/FC6media with
a path to a mounted ISO image of FC6 (of course).
anaconda -G -m nfs://mnt/FC6media --rootpath /tmp/anacondatest
anaconda -G -m nfs://mnt/FC6media --rootpath /tmp/anacondatest2 --kickstart=test.cfg
Steps to Reproduce:
Second anaconda command will fail, complaining that the "facter" rpm is missing
or damanged. There is nothing wong with the "facter" RPM. If you look closely
(via strace), you'll see the second anaconda instance requests the "facter" RPM
from the specific repository. However, it uses a byte range which is outside
the size of the "facter" RPM.
You should get two clean FC6 installs. Once into /tmp/anacondatest the other
Created attachment 143312 [details]
anaconda kickstart file
requested by Jams Antill
Is this still a problem with F8?
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