Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 977279
poor handling of disks that report no media present
Last modified: 2013-06-24 20:47:54 EDT
Description of problem:
Deleted a partition in custom partitioning
Version-Release number of selected component:
The following was filed automatically by anaconda:
anaconda 19.30.9-1 exception report
Traceback (most recent call first):
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/blivet/platform.py", line 107, in bestDiskLabelType
labelType = self.requiredDiskLabelType(device.partedDevice.type)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/blivet/__init__.py", line 816, in initializeDisk
labelType = _platform.bestDiskLabelType(disk)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/ui/gui/spokes/custom.py", line 2022, in _destroy_device
File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/ui/gui/spokes/custom.py", line 2148, in on_remove_clicked
AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'type'
cmdline: /usr/bin/python /sbin/anaconda
cmdline_file: initrd=initrd.img inst.stage2=hd:LABEL=Fedora\x2019-TC6\x20x86_64 quiet BOOT_IMAGE=vmlinuz
release: Cannot get release name.
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Looks like we need to better protect against devices that somehow appear as disks yet also report no media present.
In the meantime, you can unplug your iphone while you are installing an OS on your system.
Nominating as a blocker as anaconda fails to install.
dlehman: is #960794 the same? the tracebacks look almost identical.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 960794 ***