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Bug 210640 - Cannot create partitions during install
Cannot create partitions during install
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2006-10-13 10:32 EDT by Brian Daniels
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-15 09:55:00 EDT
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Description Brian Daniels 2006-10-13 10:32:53 EDT
Description of problem:
Attempting to install FC6 PreRelease (Test 4).  I choose 'Create Custom Layout'
for my partitioning option.  A list of installed hard drives is displayed.  I
then choose /dev/sda and click on New.

Anaconda throws an exception.  Attempts to save it to a floppy fail, scribbling
on the floppy and rendering it unreadable.  If I hit ctl-alt-f3 the error shown is:

CRITICAL: Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py" line 1093 in editPartitionRequest
restrictfs = restrictfs)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py" line 947 in newCB
self.editPartitionRequest(request, isNew = 1)
TypeError: createAllowedDrivesList() takes exactly 3 arguments (2 given)

This system has an Intel i915-G motherboard with one SATA hd, and one PATA DVD
drive.  (Compaq SR1010T series)

How reproducible:
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2006-10-15 09:55:00 EDT
This is fixed for FC6 final.

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