Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 91124
Upgrade from RH 7.2 to 9.0 failed with "unhandled error"
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of problem:
Upgrade from RH 7.2 to 9.0 failed on post installation unhandled error.
"An unhandled exception has occurred. THis is most likely a bug. Please copy
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Traceback (most recent call list);
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 936 in handleRenderCallback
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py" line 155 in renderCallback
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py" line 761 in nextClicked self.dispatch.gotoNext()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py" line 157 in gotoNext self.moveStep0
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py" line 225 in moveStep rc = apply(func,
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/bootloader.py" line 118 in write Bootloader
File "/usr/lib/booty/bootloaderInfo.py" line 1029 in write justConfig |
File"/usr/lib/booty/bootloaderInfo.py" line 910 in writeLilo config.delEntry
File "/usr/lib/booty/lilo.py" line 120 in delEntry del self.items[item]
File "/usr/lib/booty/lilo.py" line 38 in__delitem__ del self data[key]
install exited abnormally
When system tries to reboot I get the message "LIWrong loader, giving up..."
and hangs - system is unusable
Tried to upgrade
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Can't reproduce without loosing data
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Tried to upgrade again - already at 9.0
2.Loader not written because no kernel pkg loaded - selected kernel pkg in
custom upgrade option
3.Tried "Create new boot loader config" (originally default to "Update boot
"LIWrong loader, giving up..." and hangs - system is unusable
Expected results: Boot loader upgraded.
Additional info: None
Fixed in CVS
I'm going through Bugzilla closing some bugs that have been marked as Modified
for some period of time. I believe that most of these issues have been fixed,
so I'm resolving these bugs as Rawhide. If the bug you are seeing still exists,
please reopen this report and mark it as Reopened.