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Bug 743 - install via FTP FAILS because COMPS file not version 0.1
install via FTP FAILS because COMPS file not version 0.1
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-01-08 13:57 EST by rbartels
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-01-08 18:17:54 EST
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Description rbartels 1999-01-08 13:57:53 EST
Trying to install RH5.2 via FTP. I dloaded entire
i386 distribution and want install via ftp.
Install works great untill I start the FTP install it aborts
after saying that "Comps file is not version 0.1 as expected"

Geez can't it compensate?!?!?!?

Note: d/loaded distribution on 1/9/99 from
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-01-08 14:00:59 EST
5.1 boot disks can't install 5.2.
Comment 2 David Lawrence 1999-01-08 18:17:59 EST
Possible an old boot.img and supp.img. Get a copy of the new ones from
our errata page and reopen if this still occurs.

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