Bug 590591 - NoOption Error for latest RHEL6 nightly during install
NoOption Error for latest RHEL6 nightly during install
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
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Reported: 2010-05-10 05:20 EDT by Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala
Modified: 2010-07-02 16:48 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: anaconda-13.21.40-1
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Last Closed: 2010-07-02 16:48:48 EDT
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Description Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2010-05-10 05:20:08 EDT
Cannot install latest RHEL6 nightly from 8th May 2010, i get the following traceback.

anaconda 13.21.37 exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.6/ConfigParser.py", line 540, in get
    raise NoOptionError(option, section)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 611, in _getAddons
    validAddons = c.get(section, "addons").split(",")
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 783, in doConfigSetup
    addons = self._getAddons(repo.mirrorlist or repo.baseurl[0])
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 353, in setup
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 1187, in doBackendSetup
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/backend.py", line 285, in doBackendSetup
    if anaconda.backend.doBackendSetup(anaconda) == DISPATCH_BACK:
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 205, in moveStep
    rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 126, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 657, in run
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 1107, in <module>
NoOptionError: No option 'addons' in section: 'variant-Workstation'

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Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-10 06:48:17 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2010-05-10 15:40:36 EDT
Got a patch ready to go, just need a QA ack.
Comment 4 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2010-05-10 21:59:36 EDT
Can i have an updates.img for testing?
Comment 5 Chris Lumens 2010-05-12 14:34:03 EDT
Make sure you're using the latest tree, and...

Comment 6 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2010-05-13 02:26:42 EDT
Works for me.
Comment 9 Alexander Todorov 2010-06-15 06:33:51 EDT
anaconda 13.21.50 (0610.n.0 tree). No such traceback with the Workstation variant. Install completed successfully. Moving to VERIFIED.
Comment 10 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-07-02 16:48:48 EDT
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Beta 2 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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