Bug 976749 - Removing LV name in partition setup crashes installer
Removing LV name in partition setup crashes installer
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-blivet (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Lehman
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 1017504
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Reported: 2013-06-21 07:16 EDT by Jamie Bainbridge
Modified: 2015-02-18 06:12 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: python-blivet-0.23.1-1
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Last Closed: 2015-02-18 06:12:36 EST
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Description Jamie Bainbridge 2013-06-21 07:16:10 EDT
## Description of problem:

Creating an LVM-type install and removing the names of the LVM LVs allows the partition setup to be accepted, however the installer crashes when "lvcreate -n --config" is attempted and errors because "-n" has no name parameter.

## Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

F18 install DVD

## How reproducible:


## Steps to Reproduce:

1. Create a new LVM-type installation
2. Remove the "root" and "home" names of the LVs in the partition setup
3. Run the install

## Actual results:

Installer crashes with lvcreate error.

## Expected results:

Installer doesn't crash.

## Additional info:

I guess ideally users shouldn't be allowed to leave the partitioning setup with LVs that don't have names.

This should be checked for upon accepting the partition setup, and a meaningful error (in user-friendly language) returned, advising the users to give their LVs names.
Comment 1 Brian Lane 2013-06-24 21:18:14 EDT
We won't be making any updates to the F18 version of Anaconda, could you retry with F19 TC6 and see if it is still a problem?
Comment 2 Jamie Bainbridge 2013-06-26 07:59:11 EDT
Tried with F19 RC1 install DVD. Still fails with same reproducer and same reason.

The "Update Settings" button would be a good place to verify a given config.
Comment 3 Jamie Bainbridge 2013-07-07 07:54:24 EDT
Also still present on F19 GA. Updating bug version to match.
Comment 4 Vratislav Podzimek 2013-10-18 03:52:39 EDT
This has been fixed in python-blivet in the meantime.
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