Bug 54930 - Installer crashed during 7.2 upgrade via nfs
Summary: Installer crashed during 7.2 upgrade via nfs
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-10-23 11:14 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:37 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2001-10-23 19:07:52 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2001-10-23 11:14:24 UTC
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Description of problem:
Wanted to upgrade from RH7.1 to 7.2.  Choose to upgraded via nfs, selected
options and packages to install.  Was about to start downloading packages
when a error box popped up saying "unexpected exception".

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

How reproducible:
Couldn't Reproduce

Steps to Reproduce:
Can't reproduce.

Now when attempting the upgrade w/ exact same options selected returns
"unable to rebuild rpm database error - might be low on disk space".  After
that error message installer quits and reboots system.

All local partitions(double checked) and nfs mount have plenty of free

Additional info:

Saved dump message.


Comment 1 Brent Fox 2001-10-23 19:07:47 UTC
I think your RPM database may be having problems on your 7.1 system.  Can you
boot into it and run 'rpm --rebuilddb', then try the upgrade?  Does that help?

Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-11-02 15:11:17 UTC
Closing due to inactivity.  Please reopen if you have more information.

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