Bug 447251 - Live CD "Install to hard disk" fails if there are any active volume groups..
Live CD "Install to hard disk" fails if there are any active volume groups..
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 474388 475431 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: AnacondaStorage
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Reported: 2008-05-19 01:36 EDT by Gurhan Ozen
Modified: 2013-11-03 20:35 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-18 13:48:33 EDT
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Installer backtrace (25.71 KB, text/plain)
2008-05-19 01:36 EDT, Gurhan Ozen
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Description Gurhan Ozen 2008-05-19 01:36:06 EDT
Description of problem:
 Booted off of live CD, and mounted hard disk which had lvm on it.. Then when
trying to install to hard disk, installer crashed during partitioning.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 9 Live CD

How reproducible:

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Backtrace is attached. Deactivating the volume group seems to work:

[root@localhost ~]# lvremove /dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 
Do you really want to remove active logical volume "LogVol00"? [y/n]: y
  Logical volume "LogVol00" successfully removed
[root@localhost ~]# vgchange -an VolGroup00
  0 logical volume(s) in volume group "VolGroup00" now active
[root@localhost ~]#
Comment 1 Gurhan Ozen 2008-05-19 01:36:06 EDT
Created attachment 305898 [details]
Installer backtrace
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2008-12-09 14:19:51 EST
*** Bug 474388 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2008-12-10 13:16:10 EST
*** Bug 475431 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Chris Lumens 2009-04-08 15:55:18 EDT
We have made extensive changes to the partitioning code for F11 beta, such that it is very difficult to tell whether your bug is still relevant or not.  Please test with either the latest rawhide you have access to or F11 and let us know whether you are still seeing this problem.  Thanks for the bug report.
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