The following was filed automatically by anaconda:
anaconda 220.127.116.11 exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/tmp/updates/storage/devices.py", line 2048, in _setSize
raise ValueError("not enough free space in volume group")
File "/tmp/updates/storage/partitioning.py", line 1163, in growLVM
lv.size += grow_amounts[lv.name]
File "/tmp/updates/storage/partitioning.py", line 197, in doAutoPartition
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 205, in moveStep
rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 128, in gotoNext
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1339, in nextClicked
ValueError: not enough free space in volume group
Created attachment 358797 [details]
Attached traceback automatically from anaconda.
My partition were also empty ... but it was after a first fail attempt with Bug 491754 - DeviceError: cannot commit to disk sda after 5 attempts
Just remembered that there was only one empty space ( 299 mb ) and the others were formatted ( by the previous failed installation ), but also empty. So it should just come back to the previous screen if there was not enough empty space with a warning message, instead of failing [ ... ]
Is this improved in F12 Alpha? There's been a fair number of partitioning fixes since F11 came out, some specifically for these issues you're seeing right now.
Maybe I should try the new Alpha release to confirm.
Just tried the Alpha release and have the same Bug 491754 - DeviceError: cannot commit to disk sda after 5 attempts ... but that's not part of this current bug anyway.
Created attachment 363353 [details]
Exception is still raising with current i386 rawhide, it occured when 'Use free space' choice was used (not necessarily with 'Review' checked).
Reported information is correct, there is most probably no free space (all available space is allocated in partitions, lvs, md raid members, filesystems, ...), just the report shouldn't be so ultimate. ;)
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 12 development cycle.
Changing version to '12'.
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