Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 6819
Install RedHat 6.1 failure on Toshiba SatellitePro 430CDT
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:52 EDT
The Toshiba SattelitePro 430CDT has the following video-card
CT65550, which I select during installation.
During installation, building the package list, I receive
the following messages:
Traceback (innermost last)
File "/usr/bin/anaconda" Line 225 in ? intf.run
packages/text.py" Line 1000 in run: rc=apply(step(), step
packages/text.py" Line 534 in __CALL__ todo.x setVidcard
packages/xf86config.py" Line 154 in set Vidcard
keyError : SERVER
Installation stops and Linux is killed.
This issue has been assigned to a developer for further action.
As a workaround, you can try to perform a text installation (type
"text" at the boot prompt) and then choose to not setup X during the
installation. Once the installation is complete and you have rebooted
the system, you should be able to run Xconfigurator and that will fix
things for you.
I solved the problem by choosing one of the video-cards, which depend on
After installation and reboot, invoke Xconfigurator again and than choose the
video-card of the Toshiba SatellitePro 430CDT.
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XFree86-SVGA see RedHat Reference Guide Appendix A page 441 for the video-cards
that require on
After the process of Xconfigurator, I was able to start X-windows.
Issue is resolved in the latest cut of the installer (available in beta.)