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Bug 227762 - Backtrace on invalid repository
Summary: Backtrace on invalid repository
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-07 23:06 UTC by Andrew Bartlett
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-02-23 20:10:41 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Anaconda exception backtrace (deleted)
2007-02-07 23:06 UTC, Andrew Bartlett
no flags Details

Description Andrew Bartlett 2007-02-07 23:06:33 UTC
Description of problem:
When manually entering an external repository, if the URL is syntaxtily valid,
but incorrect, ananconda faults

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

How reproducible:
only tried once

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install (I installed from PXE boot to a HTTP exported mounted DVD tree)
2. Select an additional repository 
3. Enter URL with an invalid path component instead of

Actual results:
warns about an invalid group file (no package selections), but permits
installaction to proceed to the backtrace (to be attached)

Expected results:
Installation should simply warn that the repository is invalid, and refuse to

Additional info:

Comment 1 Andrew Bartlett 2007-02-07 23:06:33 UTC
Created attachment 147610 [details]
Anaconda exception backtrace

Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-02-23 20:10:41 UTC
This was only a problem because you were going back to the task selection screen
from the confirmation screen.  This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda.
 Thanks for the report.

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2007-03-02 17:42:27 UTC
Moving to 'devel' as discussed on

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