Bug 470402 - liveusb-creator doesn't handle spaces in directory names
liveusb-creator doesn't handle spaces in directory names
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: liveusb-creator (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: kushaldas@gmail.com
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Reported: 2008-11-06 19:25 EST by Mace Moneta
Modified: 2009-03-08 21:29 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-03-08 21:29:18 EDT
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liveusb-creator.log (1.63 KB, text/plain)
2008-11-06 19:25 EST, Mace Moneta
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Description Mace Moneta 2008-11-06 19:25:44 EST
Created attachment 322804 [details]

Description of problem:

liveusb-creator fails to mount the source iso image, because the director it's in contains spaces in the name.

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Place an iso image in a directory whose name contains spaces.
2. Run liveusb-creator
3. Observe failure
Actual results:

F10-PR-i686-Live.iso selected
Verifying filesystem...
Extracting live image to USB device...
There was a problem executing the following command: `mount -o loop,ro /home/mmoneta/temp/test/Work In Progress/F10-PR-i686-Live.iso /tmp/tmptRLcxt`
A more detailed error log has been written to 'liveusb-creator.log'
LiveUSB creation failed!

Expected results:

Successful creation of a bootable USB stick

Additional info: The liveusb-creator log is attached
Comment 1 Luke Macken 2008-11-06 22:33:49 EST
Fixed in commit 2c6b0f3f0b4f116b513858503a8d62b7bb1b812b.  I plan on pushing out a new release at some point this week[end].
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-25 23:56:17 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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Comment 3 Luke Macken 2009-03-08 21:29:18 EDT
This issue should be resolved in version 3.6 of the liveusb-creator.  Please re-open this ticket if you still encounter this problem with the latest version.  Thanks!

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