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Bug 46185 - installation of packages failed
installation of packages failed
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-06-27 05:09 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-13 11:54:22 EDT
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Description Need Real Name 2001-06-27 05:09:22 EDT
Description of Problem: Error dialog appears with the following information:
An exceptional condition has occured. This is most likely a bug. Please copy the full text of this exception and file a bug report at 
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 "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1526 in doInstall
  self.instLog = open(self.instLogName, "w+")
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: "/mnt/sysimage/tmp/install.log"

How Reproducible: I was installing vers. 7 over a failed attempt at an upgrade from 6.2 -> 7. Accepted old partitions, added mont point names
and chose not to format the partitions.

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Comment 1 Brent Fox 2001-07-13 11:54:17 EDT
I can't explain why this is happening.  The installer is trying to create a new
file, called "install.log".  This file will contain a log of the actions that
the installer took.  But it can't create this file for some reason.  Is there
any space left on the device?
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-07-23 11:50:34 EDT
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have more information.

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