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Bug 83498 - Installer crashes on my Libretto 100CT after choosing default language
Summary: Installer crashes on my Libretto 100CT after choosing default language
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-04 22:14 UTC by Guy Lifshitz
Modified: 2005-10-31 22:00 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-02-06 15:20:29 UTC

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Description Guy Lifshitz 2003-02-04 22:14:05 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

Description of problem:
During ftp installation (from my other comp.) installer crashes with the 
following traceback:

File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 620, in ?, dispatch, configFileData)
File "/usr/src/build/41637-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/text/.py", line 387, 
in run 
File "/usr/src/build/41637-
i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/textw/", line 89, in__call__
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/", line 100, in setCurrent
KeyError: America/New_York

I'm installing on Toshiba Libretto 100CT laptop (P166, 32M, 2.1G HDD) using a 
laptop installation scheme.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run autoboot from my FAT16 HD.
2.Select ftp installation.
3.Go through all the install options up to language pack selection.
4.Select default language only.

Actual Results:  Crash.

Expected Results:  Normal installation.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2003-02-06 15:20:29 UTC
These types of errors indicate the media you are using to install is corrupt.

You should try a different set of media.

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