Bug 490671 - [Test Day] org.freedesktop.DeviceKit.Disks.Error.Failed: Error creating file system: helper exited with exit code 1: given file system label exceeds 254 characters
[Test Day] org.freedesktop.DeviceKit.Disks.Error.Failed: Error creating file ...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus-gdu (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tomáš Bžatek
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-03-17 11:31 EDT by Michal Nowak
Modified: 2015-03-03 17:40 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-06-28 07:29:58 EDT
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2009-03-17 11:31 EDT, Michal Nowak
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Description Michal Nowak 2009-03-17 11:31:02 EDT
Created attachment 335538 [details]
Error creating partition

Description of problem:


* stupid label: ěšěčíáščřéíářžéíěšěčíáščřéíářžéí
* type: FAT
[x] encryption

See the figure attached.

Error creating partition
org.freedesktop.DeviceKit.Disks.Error.Failed: Error creating file system: helper exited with exit code 1: given file system label exceeds 254 characters


Then with the same g-d-u-format window I tried to create the partition again with this result:

Error creating partition
org.freedesktop.DeviceKit.Disks.Error.Busy: Device is busy

and now the "Format" item is not in available, until I physically remove the media and physically plug again.

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


Check validity of the label before formating.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 08:18:44 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.

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