Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 188995
system-config-lvm crashes when drive without partition table (superdisk) is connected
Last modified: 2008-05-06 11:47:19 EDT
Description of problem:
I have an USB drive and this is formatted in superdisk format without a
fdisk and sfdisk dont recognize this format and spit out error messages and
"?" instead of numbers.
Disk /dev/sdd: 19077 cylinders, 64 heads, 32 sectors/track
Units = cylinders of 1048576 bytes, blocks of 1024 bytes, counting from 0
Device Boot Start End #cyls #blocks Id System
/dev/sdd1 ? 863372+ 1694042- 830670- 850605874+ 6e Unknown
start: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (357,114,46)
end: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (10,255,13)
/dev/sdd2 ? 953966+ 1432828- 478863- 490354992+ ff BBT
start: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (370,108,37)
end: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (78,13,10)
/dev/sdd3 ? 879728+ 962077- 82350- 84326194+ 74 Unknown
start: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (371,84,33)
end: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (100,101,32)
/dev/sdd4 1409024 1409050- 27- 27106 0 Empty
start: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (0,0,0)
end: (c,h,s) expected (1023,63,32) found (0,0,0)
apparently this causes system-config-lvm to crash on line 113:
File "/usr/share/system-config-lvm/fdisk_wrapper.py", line 113, in getPartitions
beg = int(beg)
ValueError: invalid literal for int(): ?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect USB Drive or Memory Card in Superdisk-format
2. Invoke system-config-lvm
Window should open
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