Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 31137
Installer fails on file system mount
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:32:05 EDT
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I'm trying to install Redhat 7.0 workstation on my IBM machine running on a celeron. Trying to do a partitionless install, on the main harddrive
with a Win98 Fat32 filesystem from the RPMS, stored on that HD. When I run the installer, everything works fine in the configuration and
fazes, until it actually starts the install. Shortly after the actual installation starts, I get the following error message
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda.real", line 438, in ?
intf.run(todo, test = test)
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1030, in run
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 507, in __call__
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1472, in doInstall
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 703, in mountFilesystems
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/isys.py", line 46, in losetup
targ = os.open(file, mode)
OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/mnt/loophost/redhat.img'
Local variables in innermost frame:
I checked to make sure that I had downloaded all the files, which I have, and there is no file called redhat.img that I've found anywhere that I
need to download.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Ran the installer again
Actual Results: Exact same error message. I didn't do anything special in the setup, just went staight through for a workstation install on a
Are you trying to do a partitionless install to the same partition that holds
the image you are installing from? If so this is not supported in 7.0.
Yes, I am installing on the same partition that has the image. I only have one partition on my drive, so is there anyway to install Redhat without getting a
If you have a CD burner you could burn CDs from ISOs you download.
This issue is resolved in the current Wolverine Beta for our next release.