Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 82297
firstboot "error occurred in the Date & TIme module"
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:04 EDT
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Description of problem:
On firstboot, got a message dialog that said "An error has occurred in the Date
& Time module". Listed traceback and stated I should file a bug against firstboot.
Traceback from file in /root shown in Additional Information below.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start up Phoebe 2 first time
2.Error dialog appears
Actual Results: Error dialog about Date and Time module appeared
Expected Results: Normal firststart process
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/firstboot/firstbootWindow.py", line 153, in __init__
vbox, eventbox = module.launch()
File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/date.py", line 75, in launch
File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/date.py", line 64, in setupScreen
self.datePage = date_gui.datePage(self.dateBackend)
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-date/date_gui.py", line 171, in __init__
ntpServer = socket.gethostbyaddr(ntpServerIP)
TypeError: gethostbyaddr() argument 1 must be string, not None
I got this to after installing from hard drive partition.
I got that after installing from CDs
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 82061 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.