on a box with an encrypted root from an f11 install, anaconda spat out this traceback after I entered my password.
anaconda 12.26 exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicelibs/lvm.py", line 405, in lvactivate
raise LVMError("lvactivate failed for %s" % lv_name)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devices.py", line 2036, in setup
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1460, in handleUdevLVMPVFormat
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1685, in handleUdevDeviceFormat
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1276, in addUdevDevice
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1909, in populate
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 328, in reset
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 94, in storageInitialize
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 204, in moveStep
rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 127, in gotoNext
File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 1205, in nextClicked
LVMError: lvactivate failed for lv_root
Local variables in innermost frame:
args: ['lvchange', '-a', 'y', 'vg_vaio/lv_root']
Please attach the complete /tmp/anaconda-tb-* file to this bug report. It contains such useful information as what lvm was doing when it decided to fail.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 12 development cycle.
Changing version to '12'.
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