Bug 497934 - anaconda needs to set _configdir and kernelLocation for ia64
anaconda needs to set _configdir and kernelLocation for ia64
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
ia64 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-04-27 19:49 EDT by Doug Chapman
Modified: 2009-06-25 15:27 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-25 15:27:17 EDT
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patch to set configdir and kernelLocation on ia64 (546 bytes, patch)
2009-04-28 10:04 EDT, Doug Chapman
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Description Doug Chapman 2009-04-27 19:49:48 EDT
Description of problem:
A couple things missing in the booty stuff for ia64.  Patch is attached.

This patch along with the one I submitted the other day (bug 497394) now allow us to install on ia64 again!

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Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-04-28 09:58:08 EDT
Could you please attach the patch?  Thanks.
Comment 2 Doug Chapman 2009-04-28 10:04:12 EDT
Created attachment 341574 [details]
patch to set configdir and kernelLocation on ia64

Oops, sorry, forgot to attach this yesterday.
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2009-04-28 13:27:09 EDT
Looks like iutil.isEfi doesn't work correctly on ia64, which is what's causing these values to not get set right in the first place.  This should be fixed in the next build of anaconda.  Thanks for the bug report.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 10:40:45 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.

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