Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 676821
Couldn't resolve host name when installing packages over NFS
Last modified: 2011-04-05 17:39:33 EDT
Created attachment 478228 [details]
Description of problem:
Install F15-alpha-tc1 by mounting the DVD to a NFS server. It failed when setting up repository(pic attached). Error in Anaconda.log showed 'couldn't resolve host name'(attached)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot F15-alpha-tc1.i386.DVD
2. Test: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_Nfs_Repository
Created attachment 478230 [details]
Can you also attach /tmp/program.log? That should have the output of all the mount commands.
Adding to F15Beta per the beta release criteria :
"The installer must be able to use the HTTP, FTP and NFS
remote package source options"
Created attachment 478344 [details]
Does updates=http://clumens.fedorapeople.org/676821.img fix this problem? For my future reference, the patch is:
diff --git a/pyanaconda/yuminstall.py b/pyanaconda/yuminstall.py
index 6621b70..d15c6d5 100644
@@ -479,7 +479,7 @@ class AnacondaYum(yum.YumBase):
# if there's images and if so go with this being an NFSISO
# install instead.
image = findFirstIsoImage(self.tree, self.anaconda.intf.messageWindow)
- if not image:
+ if image:
self.anaconda.methodstr = "nfsiso:%s" % m[4:]
(In reply to comment #5)
> Does updates=http://clumens.fedorapeople.org/676821.img fix this problem? For
> my future reference, the patch is:
This seems to resolve the issue for me
This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda post-F15 alpha.
*** Bug 677218 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
reproduced in f15 alpha tc2
Discussed at 2011-03-11 blocker review meeting. This issue is fixed and available for testing in anaconda-15.21-1. The issue has been accepted as a beta blocker.
*** Bug 680490 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Adding the contents of the .img file in comment #5 to my updates.img file fixes the problem I was seeing in Bug 680490 .
Discussed in 2011-03-25 blocker review meeting. Still waiting for more testing before marking it as resolved.
Verified anaconda-15.24-1 fixes the problem:
anaconda-15.26-1.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing anaconda-15.26-1.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
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then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Verified anaconda-15.25 of beta-tc1 fixes the problem
(In reply to comment #18)
> Verified anaconda-15.25 of beta-tc1 fixes the problem
Thanks for the feedback Hurry ... I'm moving this to VERIFIED.
anaconda-15.26-1.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.