Bug 237166 - NameError: global name 'socket' is not defined
NameError: global name 'socket' is not defined
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
powerpc Linux
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Assigned To: David Cantrell
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Reported: 2007-04-19 15:19 EDT by James Laska
Modified: 2013-09-02 02:20 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-19 15:28:07 EDT
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Description James Laska 2007-04-19 15:19:51 EDT
# TREE f7-test4-20070418.0
# ARCH ppc (IBM power5)
# RPM anaconda-

Attempting to install using VNC fails due to missing/incorrect python import?

Running anaconda, the Fedora system installer - please wait...
Probing for video card:   Unable to probe
No video hardware found, assuming headless
Starting VNC...
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 838, in <module>
    runVNC(vncpassword, vncconnecthost, vncconnectport, doStartupX11Actions)
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 379, in runVNC
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/vnc.py", line 229, in startVNCServer
    except socket.error:
NameError: global name 'socket' is not defined
install exited abnormally [1/1]
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals...done
disabling swap...
unmounting filesystems...
        /mnt/runtime done
        disabling /dev/loop0
        /proc done
        /dev/pts done
        /sys done
        /tmp/ramfs done
        /mnt/source done
        /selinux done
you may safely reboot your system
Comment 1 David Cantrell 2007-04-19 15:28:07 EDT
Fixed in rawhide (anaconda-

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