Bug 30640 - Installer crashed - NameError: floppyDrive
Summary: Installer crashed - NameError: floppyDrive
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matt Wilson
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-03-05 11:57 UTC by Juergen Weiss
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-05 12:12:20 UTC


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Description Juergen Weiss 2001-03-05 11:57:49 UTC
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During kickstart installation I got the following error:

File "/usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 550, in __init__ 
self.setFdDevice()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 595, in setFdDevice
if not floppyDrive: return
NameError: floppyDrive
install exited abnormaly 




Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. on newer systems with asus cdubx board
2. try kickstart install
3.
	

Actual Results:  installer crashes

Expected Results:  installation should sucseed

under vmware kickstart installation is o.k. - same server, same kickstart file
on older systems 486x installation is also o.k. - same ip, same server, same NIC

Comment 1 Juergen Weiss 2001-03-05 12:12:10 UTC
First line on screen:
dules = extraModules, pcicController = pcicController)


Comment 2 Matt Wilson 2001-03-05 16:01:17 UTC
fixed in wolverine (beta2)



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