Bug 104325 - Anaconda / Kickstart Crashed During Partitioning
Anaconda / Kickstart Crashed During Partitioning
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-09-12 14:09 EDT by Sean P. Kane
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-09-12 14:41:21 EDT
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Anaconda Dump File (Unix Format) (47.90 KB, text/plain)
2003-09-12 14:10 EDT, Sean P. Kane
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Description Sean P. Kane 2003-09-12 14:09:23 EDT
Description of problem:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 629, in ?
    intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 364, in run
    (step, args) = dispatch.currentStep()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 243, in currentStep
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 143, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 208, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py", line 931, in doAutoPartition
    doPartitioning(diskset, partitions, doRefresh = 0)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py", line 739, in doPartitioning
    (ret, msg) = processPartitioning(diskset, requests, newParts)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py", line 701, in processPartitioning
    ret = fitSized(diskset, requests, 1, newParts)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py", line 270, in fitSized
    disk = diskset.disks[drive]
KeyError: /dev/sda

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Kickstart Boot Floppy

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot Kickstart boot floppy
2. Press enter to start install
3. Wait
Actual results:

Anaconda crashes during partitioning

Expected results:

No crashes

Additional info:

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Comment 1 Sean P. Kane 2003-09-12 14:10:59 EDT
Created attachment 94451 [details]
Anaconda Dump File (Unix Format)

This is the output from the error message that appears when Anaconda crashes
during the partitioning phase of a kickstart install.
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2003-09-12 14:41:21 EDT
Specify the drive as sda without the leading /dev/ in your ks.cfg and things
should work fine.

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