Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 499332
fedora 11 Preview installer aborts in case of SATA RAID (dmraid)
Last modified: 2010-06-28 08:23:32 EDT
Created attachment 342606 [details]
installation on Fujitsu Primergy rx200s4 (ddf1)
Description of problem:
It is not possible to allocate the "root" partition of fedora in the extended partition in case of SATA RAID
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
on ESB2 with LSI firmware (ddf1)
on ICH10R with Intel firmware (isw)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have already an installed distribution on the SATA RAID
2. Install Fedora 11 Preview
Installer crashes, when you try to allocate during an customized space allocation to allocate a new partition for root ("/")
Created attachment 342607 [details]
installation on Fujitsu Celsius W370 (isw)
Not sure what's going on with your devices, but in the first exception dump, you are seeing kernel messages like this:
<6>scsi 6:0:0:0: Attempting to queue an ABORT message:CDB: 0x0 0x0 0x0 0x0 0x0 0x0
<4>scsi6: At time of recovery, card was not paused
<4>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Dump Card State Begins <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
<4>scsi6: Dumping Card State at program address 0x20 Mode 0x22
<4>Card was paused
<4>INTSTAT[0x0] SELOID[0x0] SELID[0x0] HS_MAILBOX[0x0]
<4>INTCTL[0x0] SEQINTSTAT[0x0] SAVED_MODE[0x4e] DFFSTAT[0x33]
<4>SCSISIGI[0x4] SCSIPHASE[0x0] SCSIBUS[0x80] LASTPHASE[0x1]
<4>SCSISEQ0[0x40] SCSISEQ1[0x12] SEQCTL0[0x0] SEQINTCTL[0x0]
<4>SEQ_FLAGS[0x0] SEQ_FLAGS2[0x4] QFREEZE_COUNT[0x0]
<4>MK_MESSAGE_SCSIID[0xff] SSTAT0[0x0] SSTAT1[0x0]
<4>SSTAT2[0x0] SSTAT3[0x0] PERRDIAG[0x0] SIMODE1[0xa4]
<4>LQISTAT0[0x0] LQISTAT1[0x0] LQISTAT2[0x0] LQOSTAT0[0x0]
and in both exception dumps, it looks it it's trying each device multiple times. Looks like this could be a driver problem to me.
These are two completely unrelated bugs. Looks like the second one is an anaconda bug.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
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