Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 49852
Crash after selecting partitions with disk druid
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:35:06 EDT
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Description of problem:
The installer crashes after selecting partitions with disk druid. Traceback
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run GUI installer
2. Choose reiserfs or EXT3 as file system
3. Click next after assigning partitions
Actual Results: Anaconda Crashed
Expected Results: Installer should have continued to the next screen
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 580, in ?
intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 340, in run
self.icw.run (self.runres, configFileData)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 765, in run
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 2608, in mainloop
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 125, in __call__
ret = apply(self.func, a)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 392, in nextClicked
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 513, in setScreen
new_screen = apply(self.currentWindow.getScreen, args)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/bootloader_gui.py", line 488, in getScreen
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 1182, in append
return _gtk.gtk_clist_append(self._o, values)
TypeError: sequence item not a string
Local variables in innermost frame:
self: <gtk.GtkCList instance at 857a4c0>
values: ('', '/dev/hda2', 'ntfs', None)
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Fairfax.
We cannot reproduce this defect report.
Please give detailed instructions on the steps you took to partition the system.
Meanwhile we will try again with a system with NT installed on NTFS (is this
Fixed in CVS
yes, dell optiplex system... listed in beta hardware.
NTFS formatted partitions...
20 or 30G drive...
filesystem is as follows... (from memory)
[25MB /boot][20G NTFS][256MB swap][rest is linux]
I'll try the installer again tomorrow... the other partitions were ext2 from RH
7.1 and previous betas... i converted /boot to ext3 and / to reiserfs in the
installer... ended up having to use tui installer....
will test again tomorrow 7/26