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Bug 587858 - Installation crashes when formatting newly created logical volume
Installation crashes when formatting newly created logical volume
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 587859
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
low Severity medium
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Release Test Team
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Reported: 2010-05-01 03:02 EDT by Mathieu Baudier
Modified: 2010-05-01 20:39 EDT (History)
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Description Mathieu Baudier 2010-05-01 03:02:28 EDT
Description of problem:

After doing a custom partitioning in order to install RHEL 6 beta on an existing volume group, anaconda crashes when formatting a new logical volume (lv_rhel in vg_alma_safe)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

RHEL 6 Beta 20100414

How reproducible:

I guess this would always happen again but I am not extremely keen to try and try again if there are issues at LVM level, because I have quite a lot of data on this development computer that would be painful to lose.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. with the settings described in bug #585839
2. perform a custom partitioning with an ext3 /boot partition on a primary partition of one of the disks and a / partition on a new logical volume (lv_rhel) on a software RAID5 based volume group (vg_alma_safe)  
Actual results:

Installation crashes

Expected results:

Installation should proceed

Additional info:

Anaconda dump generated by the installer attached
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-01 04:15:42 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2010-05-01 20:39:47 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 587859 ***

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