Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 728886
F16 Alpha - Unhandled exception has occurred after partitioning the hard disk
Last modified: 2011-08-08 10:02:46 EDT
Created attachment 517153 [details]
Anaconda and Screen shot of the error is captured.
Description of problem:
During the installation of F16 Alpha TC1, unhandled exception has occurred after creating the partition table.
Environment: VMWare Virtual machine environment.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select the language, keyboard...etc while installation
2. Select the installation type as "Replace Existing Linux System"
3. After selecting the installation type pressing the "Next" button is resulted in unhandled exception.
18:53:17,122 CRIT anaconda: anaconda 16.14 exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devices.py", line 790, in create
raise DeviceCreateError(str(e), self.name)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/deviceaction.py", line 241, in execute
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 316, in processActions
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 383, in doIt
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/packages.py", line 122, in turnOnFilesystems
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/dispatch.py", line 338, in dispatch
self.dir = self.steps[self.step].target(self.anaconda)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/dispatch.py", line 235, in go_forward
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/gui.py", line 1198, in nextClicked
DeviceCreateError: ('lvcreate failed for VolGroup/lv_swap: /dev/VolGroup/lv_swap: not found: device not cleared\n Aborting. Failed to wipe start of new LV.\n', 'VolGroup-lv_swap')
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 723144 ***