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Bug 170104 - fatal unhandled execption
Summary: fatal unhandled execption
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 160693
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 4
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-10-07 10:24 UTC by john fletcher
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-11 16:14:46 UTC

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Description john fletcher 2005-10-07 10:24:53 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050717 Firefox/1.0.6

Description of problem:
install goes fine until installing packages screen nothing seems to be installed at this point then execption occurred window appears quickly.
Also appears on hp laptop (ze2045ea) can't easily get report from desktop.

from laptop
traceback (most recent call last):
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/",line 1137 in handleRenderCallback
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/",line 244 in renderCallback
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/",line 873 in nextClicked
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 174 in gotoNext
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 242 in moveStep
   rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 582 in turnOnFilesystems
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 1472 in createLogicalVolumes
File"/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 2066 in setupDevice
   raise SystemError, "pvcreate failed for %s" %#(volume,)
SystemError: pvcreate failed <fsset.PartitionDevice instance at 0xb7b699cc>

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
not known

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.follow normal graphical boot from cd (i386 laptop or x86_64 desktop)
2.accept defaults
3.change gnome for kde

Actual Results:  fails with above error

Expected Results:  go on to format and install

Additional info:

all details are from laptop install although repeatable on desktop

if gnome not changed installs on laptop dies at test sound card

on desktop, boot loader damaged install was for entire hdb with a win xp on hda
so far win xp not recovered nor any data!

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-10-11 16:14:46 UTC

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

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