Bug 749862 - Exception: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument
Exception: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2011-10-28 14:00 EDT by Matteo Brancaleoni
Modified: 2013-02-13 03:35 EST (History)
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File: anaconda-tb-8hXWT7 (188.86 KB, text/plain)
2011-10-28 14:00 EDT, Matteo Brancaleoni
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Description Matteo Brancaleoni 2011-10-28 14:00:19 EDT
libreport version: 2.0.6
executable:     /usr/bin/python
hashmarkername: anaconda
kernel:         3.1.0-1.fc16.x86_64
product:        Fedora
reason:         Exception: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument
time:           Fri Oct 28 19:54:22 2011
version:        16

anaconda-tb-8hXWT7: Text file, 193390 bytes

:The following was filed automatically by anaconda:
:anaconda 16.22 exception report
:Traceback (most recent call first):
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/block/__init__.py", line 33, in dm_log
:    raise Exception, message
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/block/device.py", line 710, in get_map
:    self._RaidSet__map = _dm.map(name=self.name, table=self.rs.dmTable)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/block/device.py", line 828, in activate
:    self.map.dev.mknod(self.prefix+self.name)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1522, in handleUdevDMRaidMemberFormat
:    rs.activate(mknod=True)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1649, in handleUdevDeviceFormat
:    self.handleUdevDMRaidMemberFormat(info, device)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1067, in addUdevDevice
:    self.handleUdevDeviceFormat(info, device)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1879, in _populate
:    self.addUdevDevice(dev)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicetree.py", line 1836, in populate
:    self._populate(progressWindow)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 476, in reset
:    cleanupOnly=cleanupOnly)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/__init__.py", line 104, in storageInitialize
:    storage.reset()
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/kickstart.py", line 1279, in doKickstart
:    storage.storageInitialize(anaconda)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/dispatch.py", line 373, in dispatch
:    self.dir = self.steps[self.step].target(self.anaconda)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/gui.py", line 88, in return_false
:    func(*args, **kwargs)
:Exception: device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: Invalid argument
Comment 1 Matteo Brancaleoni 2011-10-28 14:00:35 EDT
Created attachment 530706 [details]
File: anaconda-tb-8hXWT7
Comment 2 Matteo Brancaleoni 2011-10-28 14:11:58 EDT
Happened when doing preupgrade from a fully updated FC15 x86_64, as of date reported into report.
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