Bug 244806 - upgrade from FC6 to F7 fails whilst transferring install image to HD
Summary: upgrade from FC6 to F7 fails whilst transferring install image to HD
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 242844
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2007-06-19 10:43 UTC by george narozanski
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-06-19 14:53:06 UTC
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2007-06-19 10:43 UTC, george narozanski
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Description george narozanski 2007-06-19 10:43:19 UTC
Description of problem:
upgrade fails during transfer install image to HD

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
upgrade from Fedora Core 6 (updated via yum to the hilt !!)  to the new Fedora 7

How reproducible:
simply by running an upgrade install from thr F7 DVD( crated from downloaded 
ISO image)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot from DVD 
2. choose upgrade install
3. allow to run till window appears with  " An error occured transferring the 
install image to hard drive. Probably out of disk space" 
Actual results:
ugrade aborts 

Expected results:
(1)upgrade to work, perhaps ??
(2)meaningful error reporting if this is indeed an HD space problem

Additional info:
(1) anacdump.txt is attached
(2) Disk space just before reboot from DVD - 26GB free !!
[root@jsnlinux ~]# df -k
Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
                      38217176   9325264  26919280  26% /
/dev/hda1               101086     67577     28290  71% /boot
tmpfs                   321808         0    321808   0% /dev/shm
/dev/fd0                  1424       119      1305   9% /media/disk
[root@jsnlinux ~]# 
(3) H/W NEC Powermate ML3 desktop 
        CPU P4
        40GB HD
(4) Bug 244519 looks similar, but it contains insuffocient info for a direct 
(5) get-around: will install from scratch (because that does work for others) 
afte saving current data and configs.

Comment 1 george narozanski 2007-06-19 10:43:19 UTC
Created attachment 157358 [details]
anaconda dump

Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-06-19 14:53:06 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 242844 ***

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