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Bug 34173 - Installer error after post install
Installer error after post install
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 17928
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-03-30 16:47 EST by Kamil
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:32 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-04-19 23:49:27 EDT
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Description Kamil 2001-03-30 16:47:32 EST
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After the post install here is what i get:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", 
line 20, in run
    rc = self.todo.doInstall ()
  File "/tmp/updates/todo.py", line 1651, in doInstall
    self.writeConfiguration ()
  File "/tmp/updates/todo.py", line 1403, in writeConfiguration
    self.createAccounts ()
  File "/tmp/updates/todo.py", line 1168, in createAccounts
    stdout = devnull)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iutil.py", line 40, in 
    raise RuntimeError, command + " can not be run"
RuntimeError: /usr/bin/chfn can not be run

Local variables in innermost frame:
argv: ['/usr/bin/chfn', '-f', 'Kamil', 'D3cifer']
root: /mnt/sysimage
stdin: 0
newPgrp: 0
stdout: 25
stderr: 2
command: /usr/bin/chfn
searchPath: 0
ignoreTermSigs: 0

ToDo object:


I just go through the installation.... no <back> buttons used, and i don't 
mount my FAT32 drive...... 

I have a k7 Athlon 650mz
         30GB MATROX hard drive

Can anyone help? I downloaded the erattas for anaconda but still no 
Could it be a bad burning job?

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-04-02 10:51:52 EDT
How large did you make your '/' partition?
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-04-19 23:49:23 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 17928 ***

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