Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 69306
Anaconda crashes when starting 7.3 to limbo upgrade via hard drive method
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of Problem:
When selecting the option to view the packages to be upgraded during a 7.3 -->
limbo upgrade, anaconda crashes.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Should show list of packages to be upgraded, with the option to select additonal
Anaconda is in text mode, because it's having problems to start in graphical
mode (PIII-450, 256 MB RAM, Matrox G400).
Hard drive install.
Will attach anaconda crash dump.
Created attachment 66144 [details]
Burned .iso images, and upgraded 7.3 to limbo flawlessly from CD (contrary to
fruitless hard disk installation attempts).
This sounds like bug 67917 .
Indeed looks like a dupe of bug 67917.
I have successfully performed a hard drive upgrade (from isos stored on root
partition, even) from 7.3, and selected "Customize packages to be upgraded" with
no ill effects.