Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 392451
libxklavier package failure during installation despite passing mediacheck
Last modified: 2009-01-02 21:10:14 EST
Description of problem:
Installation from DVD fails if GNOME is selected when it gets to the libxklavier
package. This is despite the mediacheck passing.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from Fedora 8 DVD and go through install process.
2. Perform mediacheck and note that it passes.
3. Use default package setup.
4. During package installation wait for failure message.
The installer complains about a corrupt libxklavier-3.3-1.fc8 package.
The only option at this point is to reboot.
Smooth installation with no errors.
Or at least being sent back to the package selection menu, rather than having to
reboot and start installation process from scratch.
Unchecking GNOME, and installing KDE only, allows installation to complete
Please attach /tmp/anaconda.log and /tmp/syslog to this bug report.
Created attachment 274981 [details]
anaconda.log after error during package installation from DVD
Created attachment 274991 [details]
/tmp/syslog after error during package installation from DVD
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Did not have this problem with Fedora 10. Closing.