Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 236768
package retry button crashes anaconda
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:02 EST
Description of problem:
Anaconda is crashing when booting with kernel-param noprobe and manually
selecting the storage-drivers.
Anaconda does see the harddisk, creates the partitions, ... and then crashes.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install rawhide with kernel param noprobe
Created attachment 152829 [details]
Anaconda Crash dump from f7t3
dlehman - urlgrabber appears to maintain two lists of mirrors. One list is an
immutable list of all the mirrors, and the other is subtracted from as mirrors
are tried. When this second list is exhausted, that's when
YumBackend.mirrorFailureCB is called. The problem here is that we're not
repopulating the second mirror list when the retry button is clicked, so kaboom.
Mirror failure handling has improved as of anaconda-188.8.131.52-1. This specific
case is covered by these changes. Please reopen this bug if you find that the