Bug 9534 - Upgrade has "device busy" glitch
Summary: Upgrade has "device busy" glitch
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer   
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Version: 6.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 2000-02-17 21:21 UTC by marty
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-17 22:39:31 UTC
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Description marty 2000-02-17 21:21:46 UTC
I was trying an upgrade from 4.2 to 6.1.92. After choosing the Upgrade
option, in the Upgrade Examine screen, I choose 'Customize packages to be
upgraded', and then 'Next'.

On this machine, hda3 is /. When I click 'Next', 'mount' on VT2 shows hda3
mounted for a few seconds as /tmp/sysimage and then it is unmounted.

The installer says it's "Reading package information" and then displays the
Individual Package Selection screen. I choose 'Back'.

On VT2, 'mount' still shows / (hda3) unmounted.

I click 'Next'. I get "Error mounting hda3: Device or resource busy". VT2
still shows hda3 as unmounted.

I know this is less than clear, let me know if I need to clarify.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 2000-02-17 22:39:59 UTC
This bug is fixed will be fixed in the next release of the installer code.

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