We need to prevent a possible traceback in anaconda with this fix:
Author: David Cantrell <email@example.com>
Date: Wed Jun 16 07:49:00 2010 -1000
Fall back on regular device name (#604776)
In deviceNameToDiskByPath() we call udev_device_get_by_path(). If there
is no by-path symlink for the device, we get None back. Rather than
return None, fall back on udev_device_get_name(info).
diff --git a/storage/udev.py b/storage/udev.py
index 0a22339..738cea0 100644
@@ -298,7 +298,7 @@ def udev_device_get_by_path(info):
- return None
+ return udev_device_get_name(info)
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I've tested with 0617.0 tree which has anaconda-13.21.50-7. There was no symlink for vda under /dev/disk/by-path but it didn't trace back. I was able to complete the install using the vda disk and additional iSCSI disk.
Moving this one to VERIFIED.
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solution does not work for you.