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Bug 235285 - Bad TOY clock/battery [bad time] caused install fail
Summary: Bad TOY clock/battery [bad time] caused install fail
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-04 20:20 UTC by stefan fiala
Modified: 2008-05-06 19:27 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
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Last Closed: 2008-05-06 19:27:59 UTC

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Description stefan fiala 2007-04-04 20:20:48 UTC
Description of problem:
On a noteboot that forgets date/time across powerfails attempt to install FC6
[probbaly does this on other versions..]

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

How reproducible:
100% I beleive with a 00000000 date/time

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:
Check current date/time against kit-build date/time. If before build
prompt user with a dialog to check/fix.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-04-09 15:33:40 UTC
Can you provide the traceback of how it crashes?

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-06-12 03:46:02 UTC
requested by Jams Antill

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 06:46:34 UTC
Fedora apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We're
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 19:27:57 UTC
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
will not be fixed by Fedora. Therefore we are closing this bug.

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