Bug 165883 - The partition�s data region doesn�t occupy the entire partition
The partition�s data region doesn�t occupy the entire partition
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 159047
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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powerpc Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-08-13 11:18 EDT by ssrjdg
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-15 14:45:52 EDT
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Description ssrjdg 2005-08-13 11:18:42 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/125.5.6 (KHTML, like Gecko) Safari/125.12

Description of problem:
Trying to set up dual-boot Mac OS X Tiger/FC4 system
iMac G3 500MHz 20GB 384MB
Partitioned drive into two identical 9.4GB HFS+ partitions
Installed Mac OS X Tiger (10.4) no problem
Booted iMac from CD 1 of 5 CD FC4 set
Chose English as language and US English keyboard, clicked 'Next' and receive the firs error message:
"The partition’s data region doesn’t occupy the entire partition"
Selected 'Ignore' 5 times and then received the next message:
"Attempt to read sectors 16-18 outside of partition on /dev/hda"
Kept clicking "ignore" 3 times.  Kept up this procedure with the following results
5 x first error
2 x second error
3 x first error

Got to Disk Druid:

This time round I tried to delete the first partition (128MB foreign)

Received the following unhandled exception:

Traceback (most recent call last):
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py”, line 952, in deleteCb
   self.refresh()
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py”, line 985, in refresh
  autopart.doPartitioning(self.diskset, self.partitions)
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py”, line 1024, in doPartitioning
  deletePart(diskset, delete)
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py”, line 902, in deletePart
  disk = diskset.disks[delete.drive]
KeyError, ‘hda’

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Partitioned drive into two identical 9.4GB HFS+ partitions
2.Booted iMac from CD 1 of 5 CD FC4 set
3.Chose English as language and US English keyboard, clicked 'Next' and receive the firs error message:
"The partition’s data region doesn’t occupy the entire partition"
Selected 'Ignore' 5 times and then received the next message:
"Attempt to read sectors 16-18 outside of partition on /dev/hda"
Kept clicking "ignore" 3 times.  Kept up this procedure with the following results
5 x first error
2 x second error
3 x first error
4. Anything I try using Disk Druid fails with an unhandled exception
  

Actual Results:  Unhandled exception error:
Traceback (most recent call last):
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py”, line 952, in deleteCb
   self.refresh()
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py”, line 985, in refresh
  autopart.doPartitioning(self.diskset, self.partitions)
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py”, line 1024, in doPartitioning
  deletePart(diskset, delete)
 File “/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py”, line 902, in deletePart
  disk = diskset.disks[delete.drive]
KeyError, ‘hda’

Expected Results:  Partition should have been erased.
Wanted to set as Apple Bootstrap partion of 1MB

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-08-15 14:45:52 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159047 ***

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