Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238827
Anaconda's vncconnect option broken in FC7
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:03 EST
Description of problem:
I've attempted remote instalation onf Fedota 7 test4 with use of
vncconnect option and failed as described below:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
FC7test4 install media
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Setup a VNC client on host1 like: vncviewer --listen
2. Pass arguments "vnc vncconnect=host1" to the install kernell
3. Run installation
Installation terminates with following at the console:
The VNC server is now running.
Attempting to connect to vnc client on host breaker...
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 846, in <module>
runVNC(vncpassword, vncconnecthost, vncconnectport, doStartupX11Actions)
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 379, in runVNC
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/vnc.py", line 303, in startVNCServer
argv = ["-display", ":1", "-connect", hostarg]
UnboundLocalError: local variable 'hostarg' referenced before assignment
install exited abnormally [1/1]
This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda. Thanks for the report.