Bug 440638 - The installation is stopped without error message if no cd-rom/dvd defined
Summary: The installation is stopped without error message if no cd-rom/dvd defined
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-manager   
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Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Cole Robinson
QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs
Keywords: Regression
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-04 11:21 UTC by Adam Stokes
Modified: 2018-10-19 20:19 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0480
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 17:29:17 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch to throw a proper error if nothing is entered in cdrom field (844 bytes, patch)
2008-04-08 18:20 UTC, Cole Robinson
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2008:0480 normal SHIPPED_LIVE virt-manager bug fix and enhancement update 2008-05-20 13:36:50 UTC

Description Adam Stokes 2008-04-04 11:21:29 UTC
Description of problem:
We get no reply from virt-manager when we select [CD-ROM or DVD] as
 installation media without filling in the path of install media.
 So, we cannot continue to install.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
virt-manager 0.5.3

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
  1. Start virt-manager.
 2. Click [New] button.
 3. Select [Fully Virtualized], and click [Forward] button.
 4. Select [CD-ROM or DVD] at 'Locating installation media',
    and click [Forward] button without filling in the path of install media.

Actual Results
 We cannot proceed the installation.
Expected Results
 The virt-manager says the error message (like 'CD-ROM Path Error'),
 if we must specify the path of install media.
 And, we can solve the error and proceed the installation.

Additional info:


Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-04-04 11:33:39 UTC
This bugzilla has Keywords: Regression.  

Since no regressions are allowed between releases, 
it is also being proposed as a blocker for this release.  

Please resolve ASAP.

Comment 3 Cole Robinson 2008-04-07 17:19:25 UTC
This is a regression, but it is only a matter of polish. Previously the user
would see an error message along the lines of "you need to enter data in X", now
no error is shown. The end result is the same though (can't proceed forward in
the install wizard).

The patch is simple, non-intrusive, and easy to test, so it won't hurt to pull
this in.

Comment 4 Cole Robinson 2008-04-08 18:20:52 UTC
Created attachment 301679 [details]
Patch to throw a proper error if nothing is entered in cdrom field

Comment 6 Cole Robinson 2008-04-08 19:54:54 UTC
Fixed in latest virt-manager:

$ brew latest-pkg dist-5E-qu-candidate virt-manager
Build                                     Tag                   Built by
----------------------------------------  --------------------  ----------------
virt-manager-0.5.3-7.el5                  dist-5E-qu-candidate  crobinso

Comment 8 Gurhan Ozen 2008-04-15 08:59:26 UTC
virt-manager-0.5.3-7.el5 fixes it.

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 17:29:17 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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