Bug 56158 - cannot install packages
cannot install packages
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.1
alpha Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-11-13 09:50 EST by Bart Parba
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-11-20 21:10:05 EST
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Description Bart Parba 2001-11-13 09:50:15 EST
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Description of problem:
when doing an ftp installation of  redhat linux 7.1 for an alpha server 
1000 4/233 system, after selecting the packages to install and performing 
hdd format, I recieved the following error message: traceback (innermost 
last): file "/usr/bin/anaconda.real". line 520, in ?
 intf.run (todo, test=test) file "/var/tmp/anaconda-
7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py "line 1126, in run file "/var/tmp/anaconda-
7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1808, in doInstallrpm.error cannot 
open


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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot alpha server on a boot disk using milo and all the stuffs
2.perform an ftp install
3.after selecting the packages to install, the installation returns an 
error message and terminate
	

Actual Results:  I get the message : traceback (innermost last): 
file "/usr/bin/anaconda.real". line 520, in ?
 intf.run (todo, test=test) file "/var/tmp/anaconda-
7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py "line 1126, in run file "/var/tmp/anaconda-
7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1808, in doInstallrpm.error cannot 
open


Expected Results:  Installation should have continued like usual

Additional info:
Comment 1 Brent Fox 2001-11-20 21:09:57 EST
Hmm...I haven't seen this problem before.  Is it possible to try a cdrom install?
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-12-01 22:30:08 EST
Closing due to inactivity.  Please reopen if you have more information.

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