Bug 20681

Summary: It had a problem mounting the drive.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <rcobabe>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 7.0   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2000-12-04 15:22:20 UTC Type: ---
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Description Need Real Name 2000-11-11 18:42:52 UTC
System setup is as follows:

1 20GB Maxtor Diamondmax Hard drive Partitioned
   c: IBM DOS 5.0
   e: Windows 2000 Pro
   f: Unformatted (Future Use: Solaris 8)
   g: Redhat 7.0 (Had Problem mounting)
1 20GB Maxtor Diamondmax Hard drive Un-Partitioned d:
Iomega 8x8x32 CD-RW
Imoega 250 ZIP
Generic Floppy
FIC SD11 Motherboard w/ 650 AMD Athlon
Voodoo 3 Video Card
Aureal Sound Card
SIIG IDE Ultra ATA/66 Controller Card
LynkSYS LAN Combo II
330W Power Supply
Generic 15" Monitor

Bug is as follows:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", 
line 20, in run
    rc = self.todo.doInstall ()
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1472, in 
    self.fstab.mountFilesystems (self.instPath)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 713, in 
    raise SystemError, (errno, msg)
SystemError: (22, 'Invalid argument')

Local variables in innermost frame:
size: 2915766
fsystem: ext2
self: <fstab.GuiFstab instance at 84bafe0>
msg: Invalid argument
doFormat: 0
errno: 22
device: hda9
instPath: /mnt/sysimage
mntpoint: /

ToDo object:


Please help me with problem.

Kevin Cobabe

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-11-13 19:26:48 UTC
Please boot into the Red Hat installer, then when you see the welcome screen
switch to the second virtual console by hitting CNTL-ALT-F2.

Then type:

   mknod /tmp/hda
   fdisk -l /tmp/hda

and attach the listing of partitions that creates to this bug.

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2000-12-04 15:22:17 UTC
Please reopen this report if you continue to have problems.