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Bug 67063 - RH7.2 Server auto partitioning fails
RH7.2 Server auto partitioning fails
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 58616
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-06-19 13:51 EDT by mike_graves
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-06-19 13:53:04 EDT
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anacdump.txt (29.32 KB, text/plain)
2002-06-19 13:52 EDT, mike_graves
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Description mike_graves 2002-06-19 13:51:55 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 4.0)

Description of problem:
Recieve error "Partitioning failed: Could not allocate partitions." After 
selecting the "remove all partitions from this drive" option. Anacdump.txt 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot from install disk 1 and enter graphical install mode.
2.Accept system allocations for language,keyboard & mouse.
3.Select Server from "Install Type" screen.
4.Leave default "Have the Install automatically partition for you" button 
selected on the Disk Partition Setup screen.
5.Select "Remove all partitions on this system" button and uncheck the Review 
box on the Automatic Partitioning screen.	

Actual Results:  After clearing the warning about losing all data on the drive 
I recieve the error: Could not allocate partitions: Partitioning failed: Could 
not allocate partitions. After clearing this box I am awarded the oppertunity 
to save the dump file taht is attached and reboot the system.

Expected Results:  Allocate disk partitions and continue with the OS install.

Additional info:
Comment 1 mike_graves 2002-06-19 13:52:59 EDT
Created attachment 61684 [details]
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2002-06-19 23:15:47 EDT
Your autopartition failed and you didn't review the results.  This is fixed in
the anaconda update disk at:


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 58616 ***

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