Bug 501556 - anaconda fails on empty Sony Memory Stick slot
anaconda fails on empty Sony Memory Stick slot
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 509272 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: F11AnacondaBlocker
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Reported: 2009-05-19 14:07 EDT by Geoff Levand
Modified: 2009-07-02 10:25 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-05-19 14:29:42 EDT
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2009-05-19 14:07 EDT, Geoff Levand
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Description Geoff Levand 2009-05-19 14:07:21 EDT
Created attachment 344664 [details]

Description of problem:

On a Sony Vaio notebook with a built-in Memory Stick slot anaconda fails if there is no media in the slot.

Tested on a Sony Vaio PCG-R505JL notebook with today's rawhide boot.iso (19-May-2009 09:08).

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How reproducible:

always, 100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installer with no media in the Sony Memory Stick slot
Actual results:
Exception occurs while 'finding storage devices'. 

Additional info:

If the slot has a Memory Stick in it the exception is not hit.
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2009-05-19 14:29:42 EDT
This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda for F11.  Thanks for the bug report.
Comment 2 Geoff Levand 2009-05-21 11:41:36 EDT
I tested this with today's rawhide i386 boot.iso (21-May-2009 09:30) and this problem is fixed.

Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2009-07-02 10:25:58 EDT
*** Bug 509272 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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