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Bug 809453 - SwapError: mkswap failed for '/dev/mapper/vg_d1-lv_swap'
SwapError: mkswap failed for '/dev/mapper/vg_d1-lv_swap'
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-04-03 08:22 EDT by David Filiatrault
Modified: 2012-04-03 09:54 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-04-03 09:54:18 EDT
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File: anaconda-tb-sopOGQ (3.77 MB, text/plain)
2012-04-03 08:24 EDT, David Filiatrault
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Description David Filiatrault 2012-04-03 08:22:57 EDT
libreport version: 2.0.8
cmdline:        /usr/bin/python  /sbin/anaconda --liveinst --method=livecd:///dev/loop3 --lang en_US.UTF-8
executable:     /sbin/anaconda
exnFileName:    /tmp/anaconda-tb-sopOGQ
hashmarkername: anaconda
kernel:         3.3.0-0.rc3.git7.2.fc17.x86_64
other involved packages: 
product:        Fedora
reason:         SwapError: mkswap failed for '/dev/mapper/vg_d1-lv_swap'
release:        Fedora release 17 (Beefy Miracle)
time:           Tue 03 Apr 2012 04:19:00 AM EDT
version:        17

anaconda-tb-sopOGQ: Binary file, 3951923 bytes

:The following was filed automatically by anaconda:
:anaconda 17.11 exception report
:Traceback (most recent call first):
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/devicelibs/", line 49, in mkswap
:    raise SwapError("mkswap failed for '%s'" % device)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/formats/", line 168, in create
:    swap.mkswap(self.device, label=self.label, progress=w)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/", line 2137, in swapErrorDialog
:    device.format.create(force=True)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/", line 2198, in turnOnSwap
:    if swapErrorDialog(msg, device):
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/storage/", line 1404, in turnOnSwap
:    upgrading=upgrading)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/", line 151, in turnOnFilesystems
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/", line 383, in dispatch
:    self.dir = self.steps[self.step].target(self.anaconda)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/", line 247, in go_forward
:    self.dispatch()
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/", line 1200, in nextClicked
:    self.anaconda.dispatch.go_forward()
:SwapError: mkswap failed for '/dev/mapper/vg_d1-lv_swap'

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Comment 1 David Filiatrault 2012-04-03 08:24:51 EDT
Created attachment 574843 [details]
File: anaconda-tb-sopOGQ
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2012-04-03 09:54:18 EDT
Your syslog is full of IO errors indicative of hardware failure or driver errors, which anaconda can't do anything about.

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