Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 316551
Unhandled exception after creating lvm configuration
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:17 EST
Description of problem:
F8T2 anaconda (started from a rescue-cd) shows an unhandled exception
error after configuring lvm.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start installation
2. create lvm vg, swap-lv, root-lv
3. choose continue
Dialog-Box showing an unexpected error.
A successful F8T2 install
This is on a samsung Q35-notebook (intel platform, c2d). To actually
get the rescue-cd to boot I had to append noapic acpi=off to the
The 250 GB disk has a 10 GB XP Install on it. I want to install F8T2
into a LVM-LV that I created using anaconda. After creating the VG and a
LV for swap and one for root anaconda showed an unhandled exception
Created attachment 214421 [details]
Anaconda-Log of the failed setup
I just retried the installation. This time instead of creating the lvm-setup
from scratch, I had anaconda create it and I only customized it then. That way
the installations works fine.
I noticed that I didn't create a non-lvm /boot-Partition in my first try - but
even if that is the reason for the error I'd still say that the but-report is valid.
Okay, I see what's going on here. Fixed in CVS