Install count inconsistent

seth vidal skvidal at
Sat Mar 8 02:48:08 UTC 2008

On Fri, 2008-03-07 at 19:34 -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 07, 2008 at 18:24:58 -0500,
>   seth vidal <skvidal at> wrote:
> > 
> > On Fri, 2008-03-07 at 17:04 -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> > > While doing an install of today's rawhide I ended up having 4929 out of 4927
> > > packages installed. It isn't a big deal, but does seem odd.
> > > 
> > 
> > 
> > Did you install using anaconda or was this an upgrade via yum?
> It was an anaconda install I got into by having grub point to a copy
> of vmlinuz and initrd.img from the isolinux directory (because netinst.iso
> was broken today) on x86_64. It was a graphic install with a custom
> file system layout and "customize now". I was anxiously waiting for it
> to finish so I was a bit surprised when it kept going after reaching 4927.
> One of the last two things had "emacs" in its name.
> The boot failed afterwards, but I think that was due to a mkinitrd regression.

okay - I know what that was and It is easy to fix. File this one in
anaconda - I think it is anaconda's transaction callback getting
confused due to the %posttrans call in the emacs package.


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