Bug 498820 - Anaconda crashes while tying to create custom partition layout
Summary: Anaconda crashes while tying to create custom partition layout
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 500808
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-05-03 16:26 UTC by Valent Turkovic
Modified: 2009-05-29 15:14 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-05-29 15:14:28 UTC

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Description Valent Turkovic 2009-05-03 16:26:57 UTC
Description of problem:
I tried to create custom partition layout (delete some existing partitions and create new ones in free space).

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. delete any partition to create free space
2. try to create custion partition layout with separate /boot / and /home partitions
3. fail :(
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Valent Turkovic 2009-05-03 18:19:43 UTC
I had trouble attaching my crash report so here is the link to it:

Comment 2 Peter Robinson 2009-05-04 11:49:05 UTC
I think this is the same thing I was seeing with custom partitions. I reported a bug which was DUPED to bug 495156

Comment 3 James Laska 2009-05-04 12:24:15 UTC
Attaching shortened version of traceback included in comment#1 for easier searching

anaconda None exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 700, in _removeDevice
    "Logical partitions present." % dev.name)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 736, in registerAction
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 645, in destroyDevice
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partIntfHelpers.py", line 165, in doDeleteDependentDevices
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/partition_gui.py", line 974, in deleteCB
ValueError: Cannot remove extended partition sda4.  Logical partitions present.

Comment 4 Chris Lumens 2009-05-29 15:14:28 UTC
Forward duping this bug to one that was tracking this specific problem with that error message in the title.  Thanks for the bug report.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 500808 ***

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