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Bug 597400 - Rawhide throws exception while trying to install F13 Live on IBM xSeries 306 RAID
Summary: Rawhide throws exception while trying to install F13 Live on IBM xSeries 306 ...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-28 20:20 UTC by Jared Smith
Modified: 2011-06-27 16:56 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-06-27 16:56:55 UTC

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Anaconda backtrace (deleted)
2010-05-28 20:20 UTC, Jared Smith
no flags Details

Description Jared Smith 2010-05-28 20:20:43 UTC
Created attachment 417737 [details]
Anaconda backtrace

Description of problem:

Booted an IBM xSeries 306 machine from the F13 live cd, and tryed installing F13 to the hard drive.  Anaconda threw an exception when it tried to configure the disks on the RAID controller.

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


How reproducible:

Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from F13 Live CD
2. Install to hard drive
3. Select RAID device, and say "Use all space"
Actual results:

Anaconda throws an exception.  I'll attach it to this bug.

Expected results:

F13 gets installed.

Additional info:

Smolt hardware profile available at

Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2010-08-13 18:28:15 UTC
Are you continuing to see this with F14 alpha?

Comment 2 Jared Smith 2010-08-13 19:45:39 UTC
I'll throw the latest Alpha RC at it once I finish downloading it.  (It'll probably be Monday before I have a chance to test it.)

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 13:01:23 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 16:56:55 UTC
Fedora 13 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2011-06-25. Fedora 13 is 
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