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Bug 180005 - kernel unable to re-read partition table on install
kernel unable to re-read partition table on install
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 180004
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: 2006-02-04 09:56 EST by sjm
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-04 22:44:55 EST
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Description sjm 2006-02-04 09:56:43 EST
Description of problem:
The full message:

Traceback (most recent call last):
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1137, in handleRenderCallback
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line 244, in renderCallback
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 873, in nextClicked
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 174, in gotoNext
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 242, in moveStep
  rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 579, in turnOnFilesystems
  diskset.savePartitions ()
 File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partedUtils.py", line 726, in savePartitions
error: Warning: The kernel was unable to re-read the partition table 
on /dev/hda (Device or resource busy).  This means Linux won't know anything 
nothing about the modifications you made until you reboot.  You should reboot 
your computer before doing anything with /dev/hda.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC4 on Toshiba Satellite P20
2. Choose auto partition
3. choose any packages
Actual results:
Bails out after selecting packages

Expected results:
Install FC4

Additional info:
manually partitioning seems to have done the job
Comment 1 sjm 2006-02-04 20:30:14 EST
Sorry about the duplicate bug.  I filed a bug against Bugzilla because it asked
me to resubmit (bug #180044).
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2006-02-04 22:44:55 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 180004 ***

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