Bug 501556

Summary: anaconda fails on empty Sony Memory Stick slot
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Geoff Levand <geoffrey.levand>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team <anaconda-maint-list>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Geoff Levand 2009-05-19 14:07:21 EDT
Created attachment 344664 [details]

Description of problem:

On a Sony Vaio notebook with a built-in Memory Stick slot anaconda fails if there is no media in the slot.

Tested on a Sony Vaio PCG-R505JL notebook with today's rawhide boot.iso (19-May-2009 09:08).

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How reproducible:

always, 100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installer with no media in the Sony Memory Stick slot
Actual results:
Exception occurs while 'finding storage devices'. 

Additional info:

If the slot has a Memory Stick in it the exception is not hit.
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-05-19 14:29:42 EDT
This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda for F11.  Thanks for the bug report.
Comment 2 Geoff Levand 2009-05-21 11:41:36 EDT
I tested this with today's rawhide i386 boot.iso (21-May-2009 09:30) and this problem is fixed.

Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2009-07-02 10:25:58 EDT
*** Bug 509272 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***