Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 22275
I just purchased ver 7.0 and tried to install it -- it failed with the following description:
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:30:12 EDT
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 438, in ?
intf.run(todo, test = test)
"/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1030, in run
rc = apply (step(), step)
"/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 507, in __call__
if todo.doInstall ():
"/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1466, in doInstall
"/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 664, in makeFilesystems
"/usr/lib/anaconda/isys.py", line 116, in umount
mountCount[what] = mountCount - 1
TypeError: bad operand type(s) for -
in innermost frame:
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 19523 ***
There is an update disk that should fix this. Download it, gzip it, dd (or
rawrite) it to a floppy disk. When you boot into the install, specify "linux
updates" at the boot prompt. The install will prompt you to install this floppy
when it needs it.
It should fix this problem. Please reopen this bug if it doesn't.
The file to correct the problem is a little bit too large to fit on a 1.4M floppy. My 1.4M floppy formats out to 1,457,664 bytes and that correction file is