Bug 30640 - Installer crashed - NameError: floppyDrive
Installer crashed - NameError: floppyDrive
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-03-05 06:57 EST by Juergen Weiss
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-05 07:12:20 EST
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Description Juergen Weiss 2001-03-05 06:57:49 EST
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During kickstart installation I got the following error:

File "/usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 550, in __init__ 
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

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 07:12:10 EST
First line on screen:
dules = extraModules, pcicController = pcicController)
Comment 2 Matt Wilson 2001-03-05 11:01:17 EST
fixed in wolverine (beta2)

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