Bug 90032 - Instalation bug
Instalation bug
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.1
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-05-01 09:51 EDT by PRODIGY
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:53 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-25 23:35:02 EDT
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2003-05-01 09:57 EDT, PRODIGY
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Description PRODIGY 2003-05-01 09:51:48 EDT
When I try to install RedHat Linux on my PC, right after "Running Anaconda" 
message, I get the "Waiting for the X server to start..." message, and this 
fails three times. After that, it switches to text mode. In text mode, after I 
select my user ID and pass, I get the error bellow. Note that a few weeks ago 
the installation worked fine. I don't know what happened in the mean time. Here 
is the error I get:


Traceback (innermost last):
	File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 620, in ?
   intf.run (id, dispatch, configFileData)
	File "/usr/bin/anaconda/text.py", line 408, in run dispatch.gotoNext ()
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 143, in gotoNext
   self.moveStep ()
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 208, in moveStep
   rc = apply (func, self.bindArgs(args))
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 106, in readPackages
   id.comps = method.readComps (id.hdList)
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line 17, in readComps
   return ComponentSet (self.tree + '/RedHat/base/comps', hdlist)
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 795, in __init__
   self.readCompsFile (file, self.packages)
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 558, in readCompsFile
   self.expressions[packages[l]] = None
	File "/usr/lib/anaconda/comps.py", line 152, in __getitem__
   return self.packages[item]
KeyError: MAKEDEV
Comment 1 PRODIGY 2003-05-01 09:57:49 EDT
Created attachment 91436 [details]
The error dump

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