Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 32218
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:32:15 EDT
Anaconda crashes when trying to install linux.
First of all, the graphic installation didn't start,
when I just hit "ENTER" in the beginning. The TEXT-
installation was run instead.
Intel Celeron 500MHz
Some Intel-chipset mainboard, I don't know the exact model
Integrated display adapter (also an Intel)
I tried custom and an server installation, none worked.
The installation CD is ok, the installation works on
my home PC.
I have no idea what is causing this problem. Just crash, crash, crash,
no matter what I do. BTW, Windows 2000 and NT runs fine on the same
Could it help if I add more RAM? The installation program
warned me that the swap partition must be applyed immediately,
because there's not enough memory. The swap partition was
Thanks. If you need more specific info about the computer, feel
free to email me:
Here's the dump:
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 438, in ?
intf.run(todo, test = test)
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1030, in
rc = apply (step(), step)
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 507, in
if todo.doInstall ():
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1543, in
File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1298, in
self.rpmFD = os.open(fn, os.O_RDONLY)
OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or
Local variables in innermost frame:
self: <todo.ToDo instance at 82691a0>
h: <header object at 8825d50>
intf: <text.InstallProgressWindow instance at 8f8ce58>
Most likely your CD is bad.
Check on VC4 (cntl-alt-f4) when this error occurs and see if there are kernel
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have any more info.