Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 498820
Anaconda crashes while tying to create custom partition layout
Last modified: 2009-05-29 11:14:28 EDT
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):
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 :(
I had trouble attaching my crash report so here is the link to it:
I think this is the same thing I was seeing with custom partitions. I reported a bug which was DUPED to bug 495156
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.
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 ***