Bug 81882 - anaconda crashes after transferring install image to HD
anaconda crashes after transferring install image to HD
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
8.0
athlon Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-01-14 15:35 EST by Raphael Jacquot
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:49 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-07 15:43:46 EST
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Description Raphael Jacquot 2003-01-14 15:35:51 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.3a) Gecko/20021212

Description of problem:
Anaconda crashes in gnome-canvas by passing a NULL pointer for the canvas (in
gnome-canvas, around line 1300)
My machine is composed of
- Leadtech K7NCR18G
- Duron 1100
- 256 M of 333 Mhz Memory

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
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Start the install
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answer a few questions
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Crash after transferring to HD

Additional info:
Comment 1 Raphael Jacquot 2003-01-14 15:47:00 EST
ok, that's not the cause.
I get  4 warnings however
(anaconda:90): GnomeCanvas-CRITICAL **: file gnome-canvas-path-def.c: line 1142
(gnome_canvas_path_def_any_closed): assertion `path != NULL' failed

now, it seems it's not the canvas, but the X server crashing
Comment 2 Raphael Jacquot 2003-01-14 15:53:05 EST
apparently, installing "everything" seems to cure the heiseibug... wierd
Comment 3 Raphael Jacquot 2003-01-14 16:21:15 EST
...not!
I get the "installation ended unexpectedly", again
Comment 4 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-15 12:11:17 EST
The error you are seeing is a warning that occurs even on successful installs.

Have you tested your media?
Comment 5 Michael Fulbright 2003-02-07 15:43:46 EST
Closing due to inactivity. If you have more information to add please reopen.

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