Bug 212254 - dmraid crashes on FC6 Final Release Installation
dmraid crashes on FC6 Final Release Installation
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dmraid (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
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Assigned To: Heinz Mauelshagen
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Reported: 2006-10-25 16:41 EDT by Mike Piscopo
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-17 12:21:42 EDT
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Description Mike Piscopo 2006-10-25 16:41:42 EDT
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): FC6-Final

How reproducible: Consistent

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install on Shuttle XPC Athlon64 Dual Core with NVIDIA nForce 570 on-board
RAID Chipset, clean fresh system
2. Immediately after keyboard layout screen exception occurs
Actual results:

Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/site-packages/block/__init__.py", line 18, in dm_log
raise Exception, message
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/site-packages/block/device.py", line 672, in get_map
self._RaidSet__map = _dm.map(name=self.name, table=self.rs.dmTable)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/site-packages/block/__init__.py", line 765, in
activate self.map.dev.mknod(self.prefix+self.name)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dmraid.py", line 168, in startAllRaid
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partedUtils.py", line 609, in startDmRaid dmList =
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partedUtils.py", line 968, in openDevices self.startDmRaid()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/upgrade.py", line 91, in findExistingRoots
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/upgrade.py", line 68, in findRootParts
anaconda.id.rootParts = findExistingRoots(anaconda)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 199, in moveStep rc =
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 122, in gotoNext self.moveStep()
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 923, in nextCliecked
Exception: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument

Local variables in innermost frame:
message: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument
line: 1574
file: ioctl/libdm-iface.c
level: 3

Expected results:

Additional info:
Comment 1 Heinz Mauelshagen 2006-10-26 14:07:50 EDT
Looks like an anaconda flaw.
To make that sure, can you run dmraid on that machine directly (eg, from the
recovery CD) and attach the output of "dmraid -b;dmraid -r;dmraid -s;dmraid
-tay;dmraid -n" ?
Comment 2 Heinz Mauelshagen 2007-04-17 12:21:42 EDT
No response.

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