Bug 147916 - Installer crash with anacdump when insufficient disk space
Installer crash with anacdump when insufficient disk space
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-02-12 14:41 EST by Ricky Ng-Adam
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-12 21:41:10 EST
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the produced dump from Anaconda (756.95 KB, text/plain)
2005-02-12 14:43 EST, Ricky Ng-Adam
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Description Ricky Ng-Adam 2005-02-12 14:41:10 EST
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Description of problem:
Anaconda installer crashes with anacdump after having displayed the dialog annoucing that there is insufficient disk space to install.

(bravo on the opportunity of saving the dump on a floppy, very useful).

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Installing on a laptop with a Windows partition
2. Select workstation install
3. Partition with a) swap 512MB b) /boot 100 MB c) LVM volume root for the rest (around 1.5G)
4. continue install
5. Get insufficient disk space popup

Actual Results:  Crash with anacdump (will post as attachment)

Expected Results:  Should have returned to the package selection screen

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ricky Ng-Adam 2005-02-12 14:43:09 EST
Created attachment 111031 [details]
the produced dump from Anaconda
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2005-02-12 21:41:10 EST
This is fixed post-FC3.  For FC3, ensuring that you have enough space for doing
your install is the recommended workaround.

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