Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 141513
Unhandled exception during GUI Install
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:56 EST
Description of problem:
Receive an Exception window during install process. Installing from
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens every time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from CD (all CDs passed CD check)
2. Go through language, Keyboard, Install Type Disk Partition,
Firewall, Additional Language, Time/Date, Root Pasword and Package
Install Default windows.
3. Get to the "About to Install" window and proceed with
Actual results: Exception Occured window is displayed. Log or debug
log copied to floppy.
Installation of packages required for a Workstation Install
AMD 2200+, 512MB RAM, MOBO is ABIT NF7-S.
Created attachment 107729 [details]
Log file or debug file created as a result of the install exception
This is caused by the LVM tools not nicely handling partial LVM. Some changes
have been made since FC3 that significantly improve this.
To do your install, if you dd over the beginning of each of the partitions
you're using or change your volume group name to something other than
VolGroup00, it should go through fine.