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Bug 143294 - SystemError: pvcreate failed for <fsset.PartitionDevice instance at 0xb7515c6c>
SystemError: pvcreate failed for <fsset.PartitionDevice instance at 0xb7515c6c>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 143293
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-12-18 03:06 EST by Kevin Carter
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:07:44 EST
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Description Kevin Carter 2004-12-18 03:06:19 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US;
rv:1.7.2) Gecko/20040825 Camino/0.8.1

Description of problem:
Error occurs just before formatting and installing the packages:

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot In Graphical Mode
2. Choose formatting options (I chose Automatic and remove all partitions)
3. Choose packages to Install (I chose Workstation)


Actual Results:  Error as reported above

Expected Results:  Drives formatted and Installation of packages began.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Kevin Carter 2004-12-18 03:06:44 EST
Traceback *most recent call last):

 File "/usr/src/build/175969-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py",
line 1074, in handleRenderCallback
line 242, in renderCallback
 File "/usr/src/build/475969-i386/install/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py",
line 789, in nextClicked
line 171, in gotoNext
line 239, in moveStep
  rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
line 554, in turnOnFilesystems
 File "/usr/src/build/475969-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/fsset.py",
line 1427, in createLogicalVolumes
 File /usr/src/builg/475969-i386/install//usr/lib/anaconda/fsset.py",
line 1986, in setupDevice
  raise SystemError, "pvcreate failed for %s" % (volume,)

SystemError: pvcreate failed for <fsset.PartitionDevice instance at
Comment 2 Kevin Carter 2004-12-18 03:17:31 EST
Seems it has something to do with the Anaconda GUI, doing the
installation in TEXT only mode seems to bypass this problem.
Comment 3 Sitsofe Wheeler 2004-12-19 17:05:10 EST
This looks like a dup of bug 143293
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2004-12-20 13:12:09 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 143293 ***
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:07:44 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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