Bug 542940 - Out of space during upgrade (preupgrade), Anaconda GUI confusion
Out of space during upgrade (preupgrade), Anaconda GUI confusion
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: preupgrade (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Seth Vidal
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-12-01 04:51 EST by Martin Sivák
Modified: 2014-01-21 18:12 EST (History)
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Clone Of: 505689
Last Closed: 2010-06-28 11:31:41 EDT
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Description Martin Sivák 2009-12-01 04:51:44 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #505689 +++

Description of problem:

When doing a preupgrade, after rebooting, Anaconda needed 510 MB more disk space.  (This may be yet another bug that preupgrade did not know this, but it was also offering to move from i386 to 686, so this may be part of it?), anyway 
I switched to a console and removed 510 mb of data I wasn't using when Anaconda prompted this.
I then switched back to the screen and saw "Back/Cancel", and picked Back
going back to this page, Anaconda presents a page with a room for a status bar, but no test, and no status.  Looking at top, Anaconda was not thinking.

Thus it is not possible to correct the space problem within the installer.

I restarted the computer and was able to continue the install.


The available size should be checked before the reboot.
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