Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 445295
Improperly fomated ftp string results in crash
Last modified: 2008-06-21 16:28:14 EDT
Description of problem:
When a non-anonymous ftp server is the install media source, and the URL string
is improperly formated the installer will crash.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
During install select URL as installation source
point to a non-anonymous ftp server improperly such as,
anaconda crashes as shown bellow,
loader received SIGSEGV! Backtrace:
install exited abnormally [1/1]
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals...done
you may safely reboot your system
Fail to connect and re-request URL either at this point or later at the package
selection, informing that meta data could not be found like an incorrect address
this is package:
This should be fixed in anaconda-126.96.36.199-1.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here: