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Bug 227762 - Backtrace on invalid repository
Backtrace on invalid repository
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2007-02-07 18:06 EST by Andrew Bartlett
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-23 15:10:41 EST
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Anaconda exception backtrace (63.01 KB, text/plain)
2007-02-07 18:06 EST, Andrew Bartlett
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Description Andrew Bartlett 2007-02-07 18:06:33 EST
Description of problem:
When manually entering an external repository, if the URL is syntaxtily valid,
but incorrect, ananconda faults

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
only tried once

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install (I installed from PXE boot to a HTTP exported mounted DVD tree)
2. Select an additional repository 
3. Enter URL with an invalid path component

http://mirror.internode.on.net/pub/fedora/linux/development/extras/i386 instead of

Actual results:
warns about an invalid group file (no package selections), but permits
installaction to proceed to the backtrace (to be attached)

Expected results:
Installation should simply warn that the repository is invalid, and refuse to

Additional info:
Comment 1 Andrew Bartlett 2007-02-07 18:06:33 EST
Created attachment 147610 [details]
Anaconda exception backtrace
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-02-23 15:10:41 EST
This was only a problem because you were going back to the task selection screen
from the confirmation screen.  This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda.
 Thanks for the report.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2007-03-02 12:42:27 EST
Moving to 'devel' as discussed on

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