[abrt] anaconda-19.31.77-1: BootLoaderError: bootloader install failed

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • Installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 RC fails with the following abrt error.
cmdline:        /usr/bin/python  /sbin/anaconda
cmdline_file:   initrd=initrd.img  ks=http://192.168.0.254/test.cfg  ksdevice=eth0 BOOT_IMAGE=vmlinuz 
comment:        
executable:     /sbin/anaconda
hashmarkername: anaconda
kernel:         3.10.0-121.el7.x86_64
last_occurrence: 1401307179
pkg_arch:       x86_64
pkg_epoch:      0
pkg_name:       anaconda
pkg_release:    1
pkg_version:    19.31.77
product:        Red Hat Enterprise Linux
release:        Red Hat Enterprise Linux ComputeNode release 7.0 (Maipo)
time:           Wed 28 May 2014 19:59:39 UTC
version:        7.0

anaconda-tb:    Text file, 426427 bytes
anaconda.log:   Text file, 7988 bytes
packaging.log:  Text file, 102718 bytes
program.log:    Text file, 43576 bytes
storage.log:    Text file, 153381 bytes
syslog:         Text file, 65700 bytes

backtrace:
:Traceback (most recent call last):
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/threads.py", line 211, in run
:    threading.Thread.run(self, *args, **kwargs)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/threading.py", line 764, in run
:    self.__target(*self.__args, **self.__kwargs)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/install.py", line 181, in doInstall
:    writeBootLoader(storage, payload, instClass, ksdata)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/bootloader.py", line 2438, in writeBootLoader
:    storage.bootloader.write()
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/bootloader.py", line 1605, in write
:    self.install()
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/bootloader.py", line 1591, in install
:    raise BootLoaderError("bootloader install failed")
:BootLoaderError: bootloader install failed

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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