Bug 873463 - TypeError: sequence item 1: expected string, DiskDevice found
Summary: TypeError: sequence item 1: expected string, DiskDevice found
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 18
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Unspecified
unspecified
unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lehman
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:9b96df01ded4aa9005059d2120e...
Depends On:
Blocks: F18Beta, F18BetaBlocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2012-11-05 22:43 UTC by Adam Williamson
Modified: 2012-11-08 09:16 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2012-11-08 09:16:59 UTC
Type: ---


Attachments (Terms of Use)
File: anaconda-tb (584.40 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: product (6 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: type (9 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: ifcfg.log (5.17 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: storage.log (122.90 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: version (11 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: environ (780 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: executable (14 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: anaconda.log (10.53 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: syslog (120.81 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:43 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: hashmarkername (8 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:44 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: packaging.log (47.14 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:44 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: cmdline_file (110 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:44 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: release (24 bytes, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:44 UTC, Adam Williamson
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File: program.log (222.95 KB, text/plain)
2012-11-05 22:44 UTC, Adam Williamson
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Description Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:36 UTC
Description of problem:
Installing to an Intel BIOS RAID (RAID-0, 2x500GB) array. Crashed at very end of install, during bootloader installation.

Version-Release number of selected component:
anaconda-18.24

Additional info:
libreport version: 2.0.17
cmdline:        /usr/bin/python  /sbin/anaconda
kernel:         3.6.5-2.fc18.x86_64

description:
:The following was filed automatically by anaconda:
:anaconda 18.24 exception report
:Traceback (most recent call first):
:  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pykickstart/commands/ignoredisk.py", line 74, in __str__
:    retval += "ignoredisk --only-use=%s\n" % ",".join(self.onlyuse)
:  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pykickstart/commands/ignoredisk.py", line 111, in __str__
:    retval = F8_IgnoreDisk.__str__(self)
:  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pykickstart/base.py", line 284, in __str__
:    retval += obj.__str__()
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/install.py", line 47, in _writeKS
:    f.write(str(ksdata))
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/install.py", line 86, in doConfiguration
:    _writeKS(ksdata)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/threading.py", line 504, in run
:    self.__target(*self.__args, **self.__kwargs)
:  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/threads.py", line 91, in run
:    threading.Thread.run(self, *args, **kwargs)
:TypeError: sequence item 1: expected string, DiskDevice found

Comment 1 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:41 UTC
Created attachment 638935 [details]
File: anaconda-tb

Comment 2 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:43 UTC
Created attachment 638936 [details]
File: product

Comment 3 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:44 UTC
Created attachment 638937 [details]
File: type

Comment 4 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:46 UTC
Created attachment 638938 [details]
File: ifcfg.log

Comment 5 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:48 UTC
Created attachment 638939 [details]
File: storage.log

Comment 6 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:51 UTC
Created attachment 638940 [details]
File: version

Comment 7 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:53 UTC
Created attachment 638941 [details]
File: environ

Comment 8 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:54 UTC
Created attachment 638942 [details]
File: executable

Comment 9 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:57 UTC
Created attachment 638943 [details]
File: anaconda.log

Comment 10 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:43:59 UTC
Created attachment 638944 [details]
File: syslog

Comment 11 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:44:01 UTC
Created attachment 638945 [details]
File: hashmarkername

Comment 12 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:44:02 UTC
Created attachment 638946 [details]
File: packaging.log

Comment 13 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:44:04 UTC
Created attachment 638947 [details]
File: cmdline_file

Comment 14 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:44:06 UTC
Created attachment 638948 [details]
File: release

Comment 15 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:44:08 UTC
Created attachment 638949 [details]
File: program.log

Comment 16 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 22:45:17 UTC
Still working through a straightforward 'install to FW raid' test, so this is a blocker.

Comment 18 Adam Williamson 2012-11-05 23:59:36 UTC
That fix looks good. Finally I got a complete install to RAID-0, and the installed system boots. Thanks!

Using autopart and leaving it to its own devices, I wind up with /dev/md126p1 as /boot and then volumes for root, home and swap. All seems to work fine. Will test a few other setups for completeness.

Comment 19 Adam Williamson 2012-11-06 01:08:46 UTC
beta blocker

Comment 20 Michal Kovarik 2012-11-06 15:13:19 UTC
installation on bios raid0(3 members), automatic partitioning, minimal package set. When running post installl scripts

Package: anaconda-18.24
OS Release: Fedora release 18-Beta-TC7

Comment 21 Jesse Keating 2012-11-07 00:13:30 UTC
+1 blocker.

Comment 22 Tim Flink 2012-11-07 00:22:20 UTC
+1 blocker. With Adam's implied +1, that makes 3. Moving to Accepted.

Comment 23 Adam Williamson 2012-11-07 01:55:48 UTC
Michal, since you apparently have Intel BIOS RAID and two disks, can you please test and see if you are affected by https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873576 ? Thanks!

Comment 24 Fedora Update System 2012-11-07 02:09:01 UTC
anaconda-18.26-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/anaconda-18.26-1.fc18

Comment 25 Fedora Update System 2012-11-07 18:46:17 UTC
Package anaconda-18.26-1.fc18, lorax-18.22-1.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing anaconda-18.26-1.fc18 lorax-18.22-1.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-17714/lorax-18.22-1.fc18,anaconda-18.26-1.fc18
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 26 Adam Williamson 2012-11-07 20:33:45 UTC
Can be tested with smoke15: https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/qa/18/20121106_f18b-smoke15/ (this is kind of a note-to-self)

Comment 27 Tim Flink 2012-11-07 22:09:06 UTC
I did an install of TC7 i686 from netinstall to a machine with a dmraid RAID0 array attempting to test #867593. I got through autopart and started the install. The traceback showed up during 'Running post install scripts'

Package: anaconda-18.24
Architecture: i686
OS Release: Fedora release 18-Beta-TC7

Comment 28 Adam Williamson 2012-11-08 01:08:46 UTC
confirming that smoke15 is fixed for this. VERIFIED.

Comment 29 Fedora Update System 2012-11-08 03:23:19 UTC
anaconda-18.27-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/anaconda-18.27-1.fc18

Comment 30 Adam Williamson 2012-11-08 09:16:59 UTC
18.26 went stable. Closing. (Bodhi closing of bugs when updates go stable is currently broken).


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