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Bug 497375 - [RHEL4.8][Anaconda] AttributeError: can't set attribute
[RHEL4.8][Anaconda] AttributeError: can't set attribute
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 497288
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2009-04-23 11:38 EDT by Jeff Burke
Modified: 2009-04-23 11:47 EDT (History)
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Description Jeff Burke 2009-04-23 11:38:48 EDT
Description of problem:
 When trying to install RHEL5.4-Server-20090422.nightly x86_64 on anaconda get a traceback

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install RHEL5.4-Server-20090422.nightly x86_64 on
Actual results:
Running pre-install scripts
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/", line 295, in setAttribute
    setattr(self, key, value)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 203, in __init__
    self.setAttribute('cachedir', '/tmp/cache/')
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 544, in doConfigSetup
    root = root, method=self.method)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 504, in __init__
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 853, in doInitialSetup
    self.ayum = AnacondaYum(anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 171, in doRepoSetup
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 201, in moveStep
    rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 124, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 223, in currentStep
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 135, in run
    (step, instance) = anaconda.dispatch.currentStep()
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1006, in ?
AttributeError: can't set attribute

install exited abnormally [1/1] 
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals...done
disabling swap...
unmounting filesystems...
	/mnt/runtime done
	disabling /dev/loop0
	/proc/bus/usb done
	/proc done
	/dev/pts done
	/sys done
	/tmp/ramfs done
	/mnt/source done
	/selinux done
you may safely reboot your system

Expected results:
Distro should install

Additional info:
Last known good nightly was RHEL5.4-Server-20090412.nightly
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-04-23 11:47:45 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 497288 ***

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