Bug 57068 - match tag mismatch
match tag mismatch
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-12-04 01:24 EST by Fred Tatum
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-04 01:28:34 EST
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this is the error i get while trying to install (52.50 KB, text/plain)
2001-12-04 01:28 EST, Fred Tatum
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Description Fred Tatum 2001-12-04 01:24:58 EST
I get an error while trying to install linux. I don't know what the hell 
it means...If anyone can give me an idea of how to fix it, that would be 

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 620, in ?
    intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 350, in run
    self.icw.run (self.runres, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 778, in run
    mainloop ()
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 2608, in mainloop
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 497, in handleRenderCallback
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line 135, in renderCallback
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 399, in nextClicked
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 143, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 208, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 434, in doPreInstall
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line 26, in mergeFullHeaders
    hdlist.mergeFullHeaders(self.tree + "/RedHat/base/hdlist2")
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 161, in mergeFullHeaders
    rpm.mergeHeaderListFromFD(self.hdlist, fd, 1000004)
rpm.error: match tag mismatch

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: <comps.HeaderListFromFile instance at 8502690>
file: /mnt/source/RedHat/base/hdlist2
fd: 71
Comment 1 Fred Tatum 2001-12-04 01:28:29 EST
Created attachment 39547 [details]
this is the error i get while trying to install
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2001-12-12 15:31:28 EST
This looks like a media problem with your CDs.  If you have downloaded and
burned ISO images, please verify that the MD5sum of your ISOs matches those
published on our FTP site.  If you have received these in an official boxed
set,please contact support to receive replacement disks.

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