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Bug 591399 - Liveinst fails, anaconda crashes with debug
Summary: Liveinst fails, anaconda crashes with debug
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 590384
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
: ---
Assignee: Ales Kozumplik
QA Contact: Release Test Team
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-12 06:55 UTC by Grant Williamson
Modified: 2014-09-30 23:38 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2010-05-13 07:47:40 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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EL6 Liveinst anaconda crashes (deleted)
2010-05-12 06:55 UTC, Grant Williamson
no flags Details

Description Grant Williamson 2010-05-12 06:55:21 UTC
Created attachment 413339 [details]
EL6 Liveinst anaconda crashes

Description of problem:
Trying to install el6 snapshot 2 from livedvd to disk.

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

How reproducible:
Create live dvd of el6.
Boot livedvd, login.
Run liveinst as user.
Select - US English.
Select - Install Anyway
Select - Basic Storage
Select - VMWare Disk
Hostname - local host
City - NewYork
Select - Use All Space
Write Changes to Disk
Disk gets formatted.
Anaconda crashes.

See log - anaconda-tb-PIf9PAW4NWuY.xml

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-12 08:22:21 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2010-05-12 13:49:14 UTC
Traceback (most recent call first):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/devicelibs/", line 416, in lvdeactivate
    raise LVMError("lvdeactivate failed for %s: %s" % (lv_name, msg))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/", line 2325, in teardown
    lvm.lvdeactivate(, self._name)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/", line 2000, in umountFilesystems
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/storage/", line 1131, in umountFilesystems
    self.fsset.umountFilesystems(ignoreErrors=ignoreErrors, swapoff=swapoff)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 174, in doPreInstall = False)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 297, in doPreInstall
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 205, in moveStep
    rc = stepFunc(self.anaconda)
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 126, in gotoNext
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 1258, in nextClicked
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/", line 79, in renderCallback
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/", line 1279, in handleRenderCallback
LVMError: lvdeactivate failed for lv_swap: 04:53:06,101 ERROR   :   LV VolGroup/lv_swap in use: not deactivating

Comment 5 Ales Kozumplik 2010-05-13 07:47:40 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 590384 ***

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