Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 595881
Loader received SIGSEGV! error after a preupgrade
Last modified: 2011-06-22 10:22:19 EDT
I was receiving the following error after a preupgrade to F13 Branch on Tuesday, May 18. I ended up upgrading from a DVD image.
Loader received SIGSEGV!
install exited abnormally [1/1]
0x804f19e - /usr/src/debug/anaconda-13.42/loader/loader.c:1720
0x80517ff - /usr/src/debug/anaconda-13.42/loader/loader.c:1382
I am not able to reproduce the bug so I need some more info.
Marina, can you attach /etc/grub/grub.conf file from your system? The contents from just before preupgrade would be best, but I am afraid it was rewritten by DVD upgrade. Anyway, maybe I'll be able to find something in the file you have on system now.
You were upgrading to final F13 release, right?
What release were you upgrading from?
I believe that you came across a manifestation of bug #574746 (perhaps in combination with a bug in preupgrade - there were one corrupting anaconda boot options in preupgrade-cli) which is fixed in master, the grub.conf file could confirm it.
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