Bug 44677 - Anaconda failed when upgrading 7.1 to add new components
Anaconda failed when upgrading 7.1 to add new components
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-06-15 07:13 EDT by ajrs
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-19 10:56:15 EDT
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Bug report written to floppy when error occurred (977 bytes, text/plain)
2001-06-15 07:14 EDT, ajrs
no flags Details
Original /etc/lilo.conf file (268 bytes, text/plain)
2001-06-18 03:36 EDT, ajrs
no flags Details
/etc/fstab file (772 bytes, text/plain)
2001-06-18 03:37 EDT, ajrs
no flags Details
output of 'fdisk -l /dev/hdc' (382 bytes, text/plain)
2001-06-18 03:38 EDT, ajrs
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Description ajrs 2001-06-15 07:13:07 EDT
Description of Problem:

How Reproducible:
Tried to add NUT (network UPS tools) to existing 7.1 installation, via
upgrade process using anaconda.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot PC with installation floppy as for upgrade
2. Select all 3 NUT packages
3. Confirm dependencies on additional package (apache)

Actual Results:
Threw an error and went into bug report generation GUI (wrote text file 
to floppy)

Expected Results:

Additional Information:
Comment 1 ajrs 2001-06-15 07:14:16 EDT
Created attachment 21162 [details]
Bug report written to floppy when error occurred
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-06-15 11:57:19 EDT
Can you attach your original /etc/lilo.conf file, /etc/fstab.py file and also
the output of 'fdisk -l /dev/hdc'?
Comment 3 ajrs 2001-06-18 03:36:27 EDT
Created attachment 21226 [details]
Original /etc/lilo.conf file
Comment 4 ajrs 2001-06-18 03:37:27 EDT
Created attachment 21227 [details]
/etc/fstab file
Comment 5 ajrs 2001-06-18 03:38:19 EDT
Created attachment 21228 [details]
output of 'fdisk -l /dev/hdc'
Comment 6 Brent Fox 2001-06-19 10:56:11 EDT
Ok.  I think I see the problem.  I think that the last two lines of the
lilo.conf file don't make any sense.  The "image=" line is where you specify a
kernel to boot, such as /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.2-2...not device names.  I recommend
that you remove the last two lines and rerun the lilo command, and then try the
upgrade again.

Please reopen the bug if you continue to see problems.

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