Bug 58418 - Installer crashed when 'selecting packages'
Installer crashed when 'selecting packages'
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-01-16 04:41 EST by Rob K
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:39 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-16 04:42:58 EST
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anaconda traceback (37.01 KB, text/plain)
2002-01-16 04:42 EST, Rob K
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Description Rob K 2002-01-16 04:41:55 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.7) Gecko/20011226

Description of problem:
Installing on a 486dx2/66 with 48M RAM and 1Gig HD

Installer crashes after selecting the timezone, then getting package list - 
produces anaconda traceback.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot off bootnet floppy - installing off planetmirror.com
2. Go through install process.
3. Installer refuses to autopartition drive, so create manually
4. Splat!

Actual Results:  Installer hangs, produces python traceback, prompts for a
floppy disk to save same

Expected Results:  Product should install.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Rob K 2002-01-16 04:42:53 EST
Created attachment 42574 [details]
anaconda traceback
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2002-01-16 14:26:15 EST
This happens when there is corruption - I would recommend trying a different
mirror as the one you were using appears to have a bad copy.

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