Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 962804
Combination of boot options "text" and "lang" causes crashing of anaconda
Last modified: 2016-07-31 21:26:59 EDT
Description of problem:
When you use boot options "text" and "lang=sk" at the same time, anaconda prints "VNC", "VNC", "VNC", ... in loop.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start anaconda with boot options "text" and "lang=sk".
Anaconda prints "VNC", "VNC", "VNC", ... in loop.
Succesful installation in selected language. If it is not supported, successful installation in default (english) language.
Created attachment 747698 [details]
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Created attachment 747700 [details]
What a hilariously weird failure mode.
Not seeing this in F20.
Just hit this one again. Install with text lang=de_DE.
anaconda-20.23-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
Package pykickstart-1.99.42-1.fc20, anaconda-20.23-1.fc20:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing pykickstart-1.99.42-1.fc20 anaconda-20.23-1.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
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