Bug 86369 - Installer crashes while trying to upgrade from RH 7.2
Installer crashes while trying to upgrade from RH 7.2
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-03-20 14:45 EST by Roland Roberts
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:52 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-03-21 10:53:11 EST
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anaconda dump (116.55 KB, text/plain)
2003-03-20 14:46 EST, Roland Roberts
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Description Roland Roberts 2003-03-20 14:45:09 EST
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Description of problem:
While trying to upgrade a dual Pentium 233MMX system from RH7.2 to RH8.0,
anaconda crashes with the attached dump.  The upgrade option was selected, no
individual package selection.

System has dual 100GB drives in a RAID1 configuration, 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from CD
2. Walk through initial language/mouse/keyboard config
3. Select upgrade, no individual package selection
4. Crash....

Actual Results:  Crash....

Expected Results:  Should have installed packages.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Roland Roberts 2003-03-20 14:46:02 EST
Created attachment 90677 [details]
anaconda dump
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2003-03-21 10:53:11 EST
We do not ship an smp kernel that supports Pentium systems any longer. If you
want to upgrade to 8.0 you will need to remove the kernel-smp package, upgrade,
and build your own Pentium (i586) smp kernel.

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