Bug 86423 - Kickstart ftp install hangs with KeyError: 32 message
Kickstart ftp install hangs with KeyError: 32 message
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2003-03-21 14:44 EST by Tom
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-04-22 12:30:40 EDT
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Description Tom 2003-03-21 14:44:08 EST
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Description of problem:
Using RedHat Linux 8.0, I am using kickstart on a floppy boot disk to do a 
hands-free boot from an ftp server.  The image is discovered and shortly after 
downloading begins, it stops, shows a Traceback where the last call was:

File "/usr/bin/anaconda" line 660 in ?

It then shows:

KeyError: 32
install exited abnormally.
You may safely reboot your system.

I cannot find any information on KeyError: 32.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot using kickstart on a floppy
2. Using ks configurator, point to ftp server where boot images are


Actual Results:  Image install hangs.

Expected Results:  Image would install RedHat 8 on drive.

Additional info:

All files are from RedHat 8.0 cd.  I used the kickstart configurator to build 
the kickstart file.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2003-03-24 12:46:54 EST
Please attach the kickstart config file you are using (edit out any private data
like passwords first).
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2003-04-22 12:30:40 EDT
Closing due to inactivity. If you have new information to add please reopen the
issue report.

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