Bug 250148 - traceback in partitioning w/usb-storage
traceback in partitioning w/usb-storage
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-30 14:13 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:07 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-11-26 12:26:12 EST
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2007-07-30 14:13 EDT, Bill Nottingham
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Description Bill Nottingham 2007-07-30 14:13:02 EDT
Description of problem:

I plugged in a (unformatted, IIRC) 2GB usb-stick, and booted anaconda to install.

It offered to remove all linux partitions and use both drives for the install. I
selected 'Review and modify partitioning layout', and hit 'Next'.

anaconda then crashed.

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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2007-07-30 14:13:02 EDT
Created attachment 160261 [details]
traceback log
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-08-01 11:14:23 EDT
Lots of kernel error messages about sdb, so we're removing it from the list.  We
still shouldn't be crashing, though.

<3>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Assuming drive cache: write through
<5>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] READ CAPACITY failed
<6>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Result: hostbyte=DID_NO_CONNECT driverbyte=DRIVER_OK,SUGGEST_OK
<5>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Sense not available.
<5>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Write Protect is off
<7>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Mode Sense: 00 00 00 00
<3>sd 5:0:0:0: [sdb] Assuming drive cache: write through
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2007-08-01 13:59:48 EDT
Please try the exact same setup with
updates=http://people.redhat.com/clumens/250148.img and see if this avoids the
Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2007-08-02 00:16:51 EDT
Same traceback with that updates.img.
Comment 5 Chris Lumens 2007-08-02 14:17:39 EDT
I think this should be fixed up in the next build of anaconda.
Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 09:30:34 EDT
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