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Bug 81616 - Installer crashes when installing cyrus-sasl-2.1.7-2.i386
Summary: Installer crashes when installing cyrus-sasl-2.1.7-2.i386
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 75377
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-11 06:14 UTC by Peter Simon
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:51:07 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
crashdumpfile (deleted)
2003-01-11 06:17 UTC, Peter Simon
no flags Details

Description Peter Simon 2003-01-11 06:14:39 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i586; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
Installing RH8.0 Personal Desktop always crashes on a Fujitsu ergopro pii 350mhz ...

After first crash and crashdumpsave i did a mediacheck which passed with ok. so
i tried it again with standard personal desktop with no additional packets selected.
it crashes on the same cyrus*.rpm

my next step will be to deselct those cyrus packages ...

for details see the crashdump attachment ;)

on this system there was an 7.3 before ... with no problems :))
i do not an update ... install with format ...

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install personal desktop
2.normal standard installation ...
3.installer crashes on this system with the cyrus*.rpm

Actual Results:  system reboot after saving crashdump

Expected Results:  installation should continue and finish

Additional info:

for more see attachment
here the first lines of the dump :

raceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 786, in handleRenderCallback
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/", line 149, in renderCallback
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 632, in nextClicked
  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 719, in doInstall
    problems =, ~rpm.RPMPROB_FILTER_DISKSPACE, cb.cb, 0)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 283, in cb
    fn = self.method.getFilename(h, self.pkgTimer)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 119, in getFilename
    f = open("/mnt/source/.discinfo")
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/mnt/source/.discinfo'

Local variables in innermost frame:
h: <header object at 0x88e0b90>
self: <image.CdromInstallMethod instance at 0x868ee64>
timer: <timer.Timer instance at 0xaa926dc>

Comment 1 Peter Simon 2003-01-11 06:17:59 UTC
Created attachment 89299 [details]

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-11 06:50:36 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75377 ***

Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:51:07 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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