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Bug 46786 - anaconda crashes when trying to upgrade 6.2 to 7.0
anaconda crashes when trying to upgrade 6.2 to 7.0
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-06-30 11:00 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-13 02:33:43 EDT
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anaconda crash dump (1.04 KB, text/plain)
2001-06-30 11:02 EDT, Need Real Name
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Description Need Real Name 2001-06-30 11:00:44 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
Anacdump.txt: Traceback(innermost last) "/usr/bin/anaconda.real"line 436. 
intf(todo,test = test  File
"/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py line 1028, in run.
(same) line 27 9, in __call__ (same) /todo.py line 941, in upgrade find 
packages. (same)/todo.py , line 539, in get Comps List.
(same) /harddrive.py, line 43, in read comps (same)comps.py line 459, in 
__init__ (same)/comps.py , line 428, in ReadCompsFile.(same)/comps.py, 
line 101 __getitem__ KeyError: MAKEDEV Local variables in innermost frame: 
self:<comps.HEADERLIST instance at 8247548> item: MAKEDEV ToDo object: 
(itodo ToDo pl(dp2S 'method" p3(iharddrive HarddriveInstallMethod p4 
(dp5S 'fstype' p6S 'ext2' p7sS' isMounted' p*IOsS 'fnames' p9(dp10<failed>

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Copy RedHat disk (IDG) to hard drive.
2.Make boot disk, load.
3.Follow instructions to select upgrade, enter language, etc.It reads 
packages and then crashes, says report crash here, which I copied as a 
text file.

Actual Results:  See above

Expected Results:  Finish upgrade installation.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Need Real Name 2001-06-30 11:02:54 EDT
Created attachment 22289 [details]
anaconda crash dump
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-07-11 13:22:10 EDT
Why did you have to copy the disk to the hard drive before you did the install?
 Seems like running it off the cd would be easier.
Comment 3 Need Real Name 2001-07-12 11:44:21 EDT
Re your question - maybe I wasn't clear - I tried it both ways.
Comment 4 Matt Wilson 2001-07-13 02:33:28 EDT
please verify the ISO images md5sums with those on our ftp site.
Comment 5 Brent Fox 2001-07-25 12:27:34 EDT
I think that you have a bad ISO image.  If you redownload the images and you
still see the problem, please reopen this bug.

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