Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 86369
Installer crashes while trying to upgrade from RH 7.2
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:52:14 EDT
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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):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from CD
2. Walk through initial language/mouse/keyboard config
3. Select upgrade, no individual package selection
Actual Results: Crash....
Expected Results: Should have installed packages.
Created attachment 90677 [details]
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.