Bug 121747 - kickstart install fail if using several volume group on a blank disk
kickstart install fail if using several volume group on a blank disk
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
3.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
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Reported: 2004-04-27 05:33 EDT by Pierre Amadio
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-21 14:59:22 EDT
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anaconda dump (318.66 KB, text/plain)
2004-04-27 05:40 EDT, Pierre Amadio
no flags Details
syslog (19.22 KB, text/plain)
2004-04-27 05:41 EDT, Pierre Amadio
no flags Details
kickstart file (1.45 KB, text/plain)
2004-04-27 05:41 EDT, Pierre Amadio
no flags Details

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Description Pierre Amadio 2004-04-27 05:33:47 EDT
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Description of problem:
The following appears when installing with RHEL3 iso as well as RHEL3
beta update 2 isos.

When installing with kickstart on a blank disk so the installer have
to create several volume group, installation stop while tempting to
create the second volume group.

Trying the installation again works.



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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.remove all partition from the disk where to install 
2.perform a kickstart installation asking for at least 2 volume group.

    

Actual Results:  anaconda crash

Expected Results:  installation proceed

Additional info:
Comment 1 Pierre Amadio 2004-04-27 05:40:29 EDT
Created attachment 99711 [details]
anaconda dump
Comment 2 Pierre Amadio 2004-04-27 05:41:07 EDT
Created attachment 99712 [details]
syslog
Comment 3 Pierre Amadio 2004-04-27 05:41:58 EDT
Created attachment 99713 [details]
kickstart file
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2004-06-09 18:37:38 EDT
I can't reproduce this here with my hardware (not exactly the same,
had to tweak the actual devs and sizes of pv.01 and pv.02).  Does this
always happen foryou?  
Comment 5 David Rousseau 2004-06-18 07:09:43 EDT
yes it always happen.
it seems to be a problem related to clearpart function.
This function was already bugged in RHEL 2.1 (as "clearpart --drives
sda" didn't only clear sda disk but all disks).
Comment 7 Jeremy Katz 2005-09-21 14:59:22 EDT
Closing due to inactivity.  If you have further information to add to this bug
report, please add and reopen it.

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