Bug 472830 - Anaconda crashes in Xen PV install
Anaconda crashes in Xen PV install
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: David Cantrell
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-11-24 17:23 EST by Jeremy Fitzhardinge
Modified: 2009-05-12 21:34 EDT (History)
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Description Jeremy Fitzhardinge 2008-11-24 17:23:15 EST
Description of problem:
When doing a PV install of a x86_64 Xen guest, anaconda crashed.  May be due to the fact that the domain has no network devices configured.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Perform Xen PV install
2. Select partition layout, etc
3. Crash after formatting filesystems
Actual results:
Anaconda crashes with:
anaconda exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/snack.py", line 751, in setCurrent
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/textw/netconfig_text.py", line 123, in run
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 501, in enableNetwork
    ret = w.run()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 970, in doBackendSetup
    if not anaconda.intf.enableNetwork(anaconda):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/backend.py", line 251, in doBackendSetup
    if anaconda.backend.doBackendSetup(anaconda) == DISPATCH_BACK:
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 204, in moveStep
    rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 127, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 739, in run
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 954, in <module>
KeyError: 0

Entering debugger...
> /usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/snack.py(751)setCurrent()
-> self.w.checkboxtreeSetCurrent(self.item2key[item])

Expected results:
Complete install.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 00:53:18 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2009-02-09 11:56:01 EST
I believe this should be fixed by now.  Can you please retest with rawhide and verify?  Thanks.
Comment 3 David Cantrell 2009-05-12 21:34:29 EDT
Unable to reproduce this problem using the latest rawhide.

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