Installer fails to instantiate a receipt DB object when installing on FileVault

Number:rdar://6850710 Date Originated:2009-05-02T19:20-0700
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:Mac OS X Product Version:Leopard
Classification:Other Bug Reproducible:I Didn't Try
When the user is using FileVault to encrypt their home directory, Installer fails to instantiate a receipt-database object, and thereby fails to install.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install GrowlMail 1.1.4.

Expected Results:
It installs.

Actual Results:
The “Continue” button is disabled on the “Choose Destination” screen.

One of the forum posts suggests that it worked fine in Tiger.

Use Pacifist.

Details, including an installer log:


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