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Bug 233245 - anaconda fails with: parted.error: unknown file system type
Summary: anaconda fails with: parted.error: unknown file system type
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 233085
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-21 07:25 UTC by Adrian Reber
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-03-21 13:12:58 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
kickstart file (deleted)
2007-03-21 07:25 UTC, Adrian Reber
no flags Details

Description Adrian Reber 2007-03-21 07:25:57 UTC
Doing a kickstart installation fails with following error:

anaconda installer init version starting
mounting /proc filesystem... done
creating /dev filesystem... done
mounting /dev/pts (unix98 pty) filesystem... done
mounting /sys filesystem... done
anaconda installer init version using a serial console
remember, cereal is an important part of a nutritionally balanced breakfast.

trying to remount root filesystem read write... done
mounting /tmp as ramfs... done
running install...
running /sbin/loader

Welcome to Fedora Core

Running anaconda, the Fedora Core system installer - please wait...
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/anaconda", line 565, in <module>
    from exception import handleException
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 32, in <module>
    import kickstart
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 18, in <module>
    from autopart import *
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 19, in <module>
    import fsset
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 838, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 760, in __init__
    self.partedFileSystemType = parted.file_system_type_get("linux-swap")
parted.error: unknown file system type
install exited abnormally [1/1]
sending termination signals...done
sending kill signals...done
disabling swap...
unmounting filesystems...
        /mnt/runtime done
        disabling /dev/loop0
        /proc/bus/usb done
        /proc done
        /dev/pts done
        /sys done
        /tmp/ramfs done
        /selinux done
you may safely reboot your system

Comment 1 Adrian Reber 2007-03-21 07:25:58 UTC
Created attachment 150554 [details]
kickstart file

Comment 2 Dawid Gajownik 2007-03-21 13:12:58 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 233085 ***

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