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Bug 163617 - Instaler hangs when informing the kernel about modifications to partition (parted exception)
Summary: Instaler hangs when informing the kernel about modifications to partition (p...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160693
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 4
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-07-19 15:17 UTC by Valdemir C silva
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-07-26 04:02:37 UTC

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Dump from floppy following installer crash (deleted)
2005-07-23 05:15 UTC, Jonathan Gowland
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Description Valdemir C silva 2005-07-19 15:17:02 UTC
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Description of problem:
Instaler hangs when informing the kernel about modifications to partition  (parted exception).
At install window:
File /usr/bin.anaconda line 1160 in,dispatch)
File /usr/lib/anconda/ line 496 in run disoatch.gotonext()
File /usr/lib/anconda/ line 174 in gotoNext self.moveStep()
File /usr/lib/anconda/ line 242 in moveStep rc= apply(func,self.bindArgs(args))
File /usr/lib/anconda/ line 121 in artitioningComplete diskSet.savePArtitions ()
File /usr/lib/anconda/ line 726 in savePartitions disk.commit()

error: Error: Error informing the kernelabout modifications to aprtition /dev/hda1
- Device or resource busy. This means Linux won't know about any changes you amde to /dev/hda1 until you reboot - so you shouldn't mount it oruse it in any way before rebooting.

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

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jonathan Gowland 2005-07-23 05:15:36 UTC
Created attachment 117095 [details]
Dump from floppy following installer crash

Experience is similar to original bug report.

Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2005-07-26 04:02:37 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 160693 ***

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