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Bug 83041

Summary: Anaconda crash after reading package information
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Pascal Gauthier <pgauthier>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Priority: high    
Version: 8.0CC: pgauthier
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Hardware: athlon   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2003-01-29 21:39:13 UTC Type: ---
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Description Pascal Gauthier 2003-01-29 18:50:10 UTC
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Description of problem:
Anaconda crash after reading package information. On the second console,
it say: * using /mnt/sources/./RedHat/base/comps.xml

I use this command line for booting: linux dd ks=floppy

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Command line: linux dd ks=floppy
2.using sis900 network driver
3.and nfs

Actual Results:  amanda crash

Expected Results:  Installation of Redhat

Additional info:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 694, in ?, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 402, in run
    (step, args) = dispatch.currentStep()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 251, in currentStep
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 150, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 215, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 121, in readPackages
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 1119, in setGroupSelection
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 580, in __getitem__
    return self.compsDict[key]
KeyError: Minimal

Local variables in innermost frame:

Package Group selection status:
Administration Tools: 0
Authoring and Publishing: 0
Base: 1
Brazilian Support: 0
British Support: 0
Canadian Support: 0
Catalan Support: 0
Chinese Support: 0
Core: 0
Cups: 0
Cyrillic Support: 0
Czech Support: 0
DNS Name Server: 0
Danish Support: 0
Development Libraries: 0
Development Tools: 0
Dialup Networking Support: 0
Dutch Support: 0
Editors: 0
Emacs: 0
Engineering and Scientific: 0
Estonian Support: 0
FTP Server: 0
Finnish Support: 0
French Support: 0
GNOME Desktop Environment: 0
GNOME Software Development: 0
Games and Entertainment: 0
German Support: 0
Graphical Internet: 0
Graphics: 0
Greek Support: 0
Hebrew Support: 0
Hungarian Support: 0
ISO8859-2 Support: 0
ISO8859-9 Support: 0
Icelandic Support: 0
Italian Support: 0
Japanese Support: 0
KDE: 0
KDE Desktop Environment: 0
KDE Software Development: 0
Kernel Development: 0
Korean Support: 0
Legacy Software Development: 0
Mail Server: 0
Network Servers: 0
News Server: 0
Norwegian Support: 0
Office/Productivity: 0
Polish Support: 0
Portuguese Support: 0
Printing Support: 0
Romanian Support: 0
Russian Support: 0
SQL Database Server: 0
Serbian Support: 0
Server: 0
Server Configuration Tools: 0
Slovak Support: 0
Slovenian Support: 0
Sound and Video: 0
Spanish Support: 0
Supported Packages: 0
Swedish Support: 0
System Tools: 0
Text-based Internet: 0
Turkish Support: 0
Ukrainian Support: 0
Web Server: 0
Windows File Server: 0
Workstation Common: 0
X Software Development: 0
X Window System: 0
XEmacs: 0
Everything: 0

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-29 21:39:13 UTC
Your comps file contains a non-existent component -- it should contain @Base,
not @Minimal.