Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 46786
anaconda crashes when trying to upgrade 6.2 to 7.0
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:34:20 EDT
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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>
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
Actual Results: See above
Expected Results: Finish upgrade installation.
Created attachment 22289 [details]
anaconda crash dump
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.
Re your question - maybe I wasn't clear - I tried it both ways.
please verify the ISO images md5sums with those on our ftp site.
I think that you have a bad ISO image. If you redownload the images and you
still see the problem, please reopen this bug.