Bug 43111 - Anaconda fails with exception during RH 7.1 installation <device busy>
Summary: Anaconda fails with exception during RH 7.1 installation <device busy>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-05-31 20:35 UTC by matt jacoby
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-10 14:51:22 UTC


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Description matt jacoby 2001-05-31 20:35:57 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 520, in ?
    intf.run(todo, test = test)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 1126, in run
    rc = apply (step[1](), args)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/text.py", line 551, in 
__call__
    if todo.doInstall ():
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1852, in 
doInstall
    (p, self.intf.messageWindow, pkgTimer))
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/todo.py", line 1564, in 
instCallback
    fn = self.method.getFilename(h, pkgTimer)
  File "/var/tmp/anaconda-7.1//usr/lib/anaconda/image.py", line 87, in 
getFilename
    isys.umount("/mnt/source")
  
File "/mnt/redhat/test/qa0408.4/i386/RedHat/instimage/usr/lib/anaconda/isys
.py", line 140, in umount
    rc = _isys.umount(what)
SystemError: (16, 'Device or resource busy')

Local variables in innermost frame:
what: /mnt/source
removeDir: 1

ToDo object:
(itodo
ToDo
p1
(dp2
S'resState'
p3
S''
sS'progressWindow'
p4
(itext
ProgressWindow
(dp5
S'scale'
p6
NsS'screen'
p7
(isnack
SnackScreen
p8
(dp9
S'height'
p10
I25
sS'width'
p11
I80
sS'helpCb'
p12

<failed>


How reproducible:
Didn't try


Additional info:

Installing on Compaq 1255 laptop, RH 7.1 the only OS with automatic 
partitioning. I have installed many times on this machine with no 
problems. The major installation change during this attempt was the 
addition of dial-up workstation.

Comment 1 Brent Fox 2001-05-31 21:52:37 UTC
Did you go on VC2 by any chance?

Comment 2 Brent Fox 2001-06-10 14:51:18 UTC
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have more information.


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