Bug 46786 - anaconda crashes when trying to upgrade 6.2 to 7.0
Summary: anaconda crashes when trying to upgrade 6.2 to 7.0
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-06-30 15:00 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-13 06:33:43 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
anaconda crash dump (1.04 KB, text/plain)
2001-06-30 15:02 UTC, Need Real Name
no flags Details

Description Need Real Name 2001-06-30 15:00:44 UTC
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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:
Always

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:

Above.

Comment 1 Need Real Name 2001-06-30 15:02:54 UTC
Created attachment 22289 [details]
anaconda crash dump

Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-07-11 17:22:10 UTC
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 15:44:21 UTC
Re your question - maybe I wasn't clear - I tried it both ways.

Comment 4 Matt Wilson 2001-07-13 06:33:28 UTC
please verify the ISO images md5sums with those on our ftp site.


Comment 5 Brent Fox 2001-07-25 16:27:34 UTC
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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