Bug 69663 - fail make swap by softwareraid on kickstart
fail make swap by softwareraid on kickstart
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-07-24 05:24 EDT by Ryosuke Kutsuna
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:44 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-02 14:53:22 EDT
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Description Ryosuke Kutsuna 2002-07-24 05:24:25 EDT
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Description of problem:
kickstart failed when swap is made from softwareraid by anaconda kickstart.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install redhat linux 7.2 another pc
2.swap define software raid
3.try kickstart use anaconda-ks.cfg on target pc.
4.anaconda come secand stage, display error window 

Additional info:

when failed part of define partitions in anaconda-ks.cfg ----
part raid.30 --size=512 --ondisk=sdb
part raid.27 --size=512 --ondisk=sda
raid swap --fstype swap --level=RAID1 raid.27 raid.30

when success part of define partitions in anaconda-ks.cfg ----
part swap --size=512 --ondisk=sda
#part raid.30 --size=512 --ondisk=sdb
#part raid.27 --size=512 --ondisk=sda
#raid swap --fstype swap --level=RAID1 raid.27 raid.30

following error message ----
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 620, in ?
    intf.run(id, dispatch, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 350, in run
    self.icw.run (self.runres, configFileData)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 777, in run
    self.setup_window (runres)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 757, in setup_window
    self.setScreen ()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 504, in setScreen
    (step, args) = self.dispatch.currentStep()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 243, in currentStep
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 143, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 208, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/autopart.py", line 899, in doAutoPartition
    (errors, warnings) = sanityCheckAllRequests(partitions, diskset, 1)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partitioning.py", line 595, in sanityCheckAllRequests
    swapSize = swapSize + requestSize(request, diskset)
TypeError: number coercion failed

you wan't more infomations then send me e-mail.
i think, this fail result is anaconda have miss to output anaconda-ks.cfg or
anaconda have miss to read anaconda-ks.cfg....

# sorry, i can't use english very well...
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-08-02 14:53:16 EDT
Jeremy this was corrected in Red Hat Linux 7.3?
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2002-08-02 16:30:51 EDT

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