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Im trying to install a linux system via network(nfs/ftp) on VMware .
Im using RHEL 5.
my client system is able to access the installation &
set its own hostname from server .
Problem is that after disk druid (& after asking me to enable swap space),
it says "Execption Occured" & gives me option to save locally or on remote system or debug.
It was related to yum So i disabled yum on ma server.
But it gives me same error
Here is a part of it:
Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 415, in doGroupSetup
raise Errors.GroupsError, 'No Groups Available in any repository'
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 801, in doGroupSetup
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/yuminstall.py", line 886, in doRepoSetup
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/backend.py", line 158, in doRepoSetup
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 201, in moveStep
rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 124, in gotoNext
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1007, in nextClicked
GroupsError: No Groups Available in any repository
Local variables in innermost frame:
e: Error: requested datatype group not available
self: <yuminstall.AnacondaYum object at 0xb7bab4ac>
Anaconda instance, containing members:
intf: InstallInterface instance, containing members:
intf.icw: InstallControlWindow instance, containing members:
intf.icw.mainxml: <glade.XML object (PyGladeXML) at 0xb7bcd554>
intf.icw.currentWindow: AccountWindow instance, containing members:
intf.icw.currentWindow.intf: Already dumped
intf.icw.currentWindow.pw: <gtk.Entry object (GtkEntry) at 0xb7b43a2c>
Is yum essential for network installation ?
ever since i disabled yum ,i cant start my ypbind/ypserv daemons &
it does not even giv an error
Plz guide me ... Thnx
Last edited by rocku_84; 04-02-2009 at 03:13 PM.
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