Bug 427805 - VGCreateError: vgcreate failed creating vg "VolGroup00" (PESize=32768kB) on PVs: /dev/mapper/luks-sdc1 /dev/mapper/luks-sdc1 /dev/mapper/luks-sdc1
VGCreateError: vgcreate failed creating vg "VolGroup00" (PESize=32768kB) on P...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lehman
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-01-07 12:10 EST by James Laska
Modified: 2013-09-02 02:23 EDT (History)
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2008-01-07 12:10 EST, James Laska
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Description James Laska 2008-01-07 12:10:40 EST
Description of problem:

Attempting a manual VNC installation results in traceback when attempting to
format disk.

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

rawhide-20080107 (anaconda-

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot installer
2. Unable to start graphical install, it prompts for text or VNC, select VNC
3. Choose defaults and proceed to partitioning step.
4. Select "Encrypt File system"
5. Select Next
6. Select OK at prompt to write changes to disk
Actual results:

anaconda exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/lvm.py", line 250, in vgcreate
    raise VGCreateError(vgname, PESize, nodes)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/fsset.py", line 2447, in setupDevice
    lvm.vgcreate(self.name, self.physicalextentsize, nodes)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/fsset.py", line 1768, in createLogicalVolumes
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 164, in turnOnFilesystems
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 209, in moveStep
    rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 132, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1201, in nextClicked
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1329, in keyRelease
VGCreateError: vgcreate failed creating vg "VolGroup00" (PESize=32768kB) on PVs:
/dev/mapper/luks-sdc1 /dev/mapper/luks-sdc1 /dev/mapper/luks-sdc1
   Wiping cache of LVM-capable devices
   Adding physical volume '/dev/mapper/luks-sdc1' to volume group 'VolGroup00'
   Adding physical volume '/dev/mapper/luks-sdc1' to volume group 'VolGroup00'
   Physical volume '/dev/mapper/luks-sdc1' listed more than once.
   Unable to add physical volume '/dev/mapper/luks-sdc1' to volume group

Expected results:

Successfully write disk changes and proceed to next %step in the installer

Additional info:

See attached anacdump.txt
Comment 1 James Laska 2008-01-07 12:10:40 EST
Created attachment 290985 [details]
Comment 2 James Laska 2008-01-07 12:26:00 EST
Additional info:

Proceeds without traceback when I de-select "Encrypt Filesystem"
Comment 3 David Lehman 2008-01-09 11:47:16 EST
Fixed in rawhide (anaconda-

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