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Bug 77439

Summary: kickstart fails when ks.cfg requests 24 bit X config
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Gordon Messmer <gordon.messmer>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Description Gordon Messmer 2002-11-07 00:49:02 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.6 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
RHL 8.0 installer will exit with a KeyError if the kickstart file requests 24
bit depth for its X configuration.  A traceback can't be made; the installer
simply exits and the system begins its shutdown.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try the kickstart config I will attach.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Gordon Messmer 2002-11-07 00:49:56 UTC
Created attachment 83904 [details]
kickstart config

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2003-02-25 21:39:43 UTC
This works for me with the recent Beta - which video card do you have?

Comment 3 Gordon Messmer 2003-03-05 03:13:42 UTC
I believe we tried on several Matrox cards, and possibly something else.   The
error message indicated that there was a key missing in the anaconda code.  If
it works now, then I guess the bug can be closed.  :)

Comment 4 Michael Fulbright 2003-03-13 16:11:50 UTC