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Bug 18488 - Error when it started to format.
Error when it started to format.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 18182
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Brock Organ
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Reported: 2000-10-05 22:18 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-10-09 15:57:44 EDT
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Dump file written by the installer on a floppy. (761 bytes, text/plain)
2000-10-05 22:20 EDT, Need Real Name
no flags Details

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Description Need Real Name 2000-10-05 22:18:56 EDT
Following is the error that the installer asked to 
report to the bugzilla bug tracker:


Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", 
line 20, in run
    rc = self.todo.doInstall ()
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1472, in 
    self.fstab.mountFilesystems (self.instPath)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.0.1//usr/lib/anaconda/fstab.py", line 713, in 
    raise SystemError, (errno, msg)
SystemError: (22, 'Invalid argument')

Local variables in innermost frame:
size: 2113297328
fsystem: ext2
self: <fstab.GuiFstab instance at 84b96a8>
msg: Invalid argument
doFormat: 1
errno: 22
device: hdb4
instPath: /mnt/sysimage
mntpoint: /

ToDo object:

Comment 1 Need Real Name 2000-10-05 22:20:30 EDT
Created attachment 3824 [details]
Dump file written by the installer on a floppy.
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2000-10-06 16:12:31 EDT
Did you elect to NOT format the / partition?
Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2000-10-09 15:57:27 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 18182 ***

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