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Bug 89071 - Exception during installation
Exception during installation
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-04-17 01:37 EDT by Yuriy
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:53 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-18 16:46:48 EDT
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Description Yuriy 2003-04-17 01:37:11 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; Q312461)

Description of problem:

File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 739, in ? intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 459, in run dispatch.gotoNext()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 157, in gotoNext self.moveStep()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 255, in MoveStep rc = apply(func, 
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 136, in readPackages id.hdList = 
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/image/py", line 45, in readHeaders return 
HeaderListFromFile(self.tree + "/RedHat/base/hdlist")
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 225, in __init__ noscore = noscore)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 201, in __init__ score1 = rpm.archscore
TypeError: argument 1 must be string, not None

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Steps to Reproduce:
Every time during the text mode installation, after partitioning.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2003-04-22 11:39:49 EDT
What processor is this installation on?
Comment 2 Yuriy 2003-04-22 23:15:46 EDT
This is AMD K6 400Mz.
Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2003-05-12 17:42:01 EDT
Any ideas Jeremy?
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2003-05-12 17:47:39 EDT
Have you changed your installation tree at all?  Can you attach the complete
dump file given by anaconda when you hit this?
Comment 5 Michael Fulbright 2003-06-18 16:46:48 EDT
Closing due to inactivity - please reopen if you have additional information to add.

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