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Bug 80767 - Install onto Mylex Acceleraid card failed
Summary: Install onto Mylex Acceleraid card failed
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: parted
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matt Wilson
QA Contact: Brock Organ
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On: 83405
Blocks: 79578
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2002-12-31 00:25 UTC by robert fantini
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-07-28 21:53:23 UTC


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Description robert fantini 2002-12-31 00:25:16 UTC
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Description of problem:
I could not install onto a system us ing a Mylex controller.

The controller is model Acceleraid 170, with an older bios. 

I can install 8.0 using the same hardware.

this is from anacdump:

error: Error: Error informing the kernel about modifications to partition
/dev/rd/c0d0p7 - Invalid argument.  This means Linux won't know about any
changes you made to /dev/rd/c0d0p7 until you reboot - so you shouldn't mount it
or use it in any way before rebooting.



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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. make a system with a Mylex acceleraid controller
2. attempt install redhat rawhide [Phobe spelling?]

    

Additional info:

some of anacdump:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 906, in handleRenderCallback
    self.currentWindow.renderCallback()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/iw/progress_gui.py", line 149, in renderCallback
    self.intf.icw.nextClicked()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/gui.py", line 752, in nextClicked
    self.dispatch.gotoNext()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 155, in gotoNext
    self.moveStep()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/dispatch.py", line 222, in moveStep
    rc = apply(func, self.bindArgs(args))
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/packages.py", line 452, in turnOnFilesystems
    diskset.savePartitions ()
  File "/usr/lib/anaconda/partedUtils.py", line 556, in savePartitions
    disk.commit()
error: Error: Error informing the kernel about modifications to partition
/dev/rd/c0d0p7 - Invalid argument.  This means Linux won't know about any
changes you made to /dev/rd/c0d0p7 until you reboot - so you shouldn't mount it
or use it in any way before rebooting.

Local variables in innermost frame:
self: <partedUtils.DiskSet instance at 0x884ff5c>
disk: <PedDisk object at 0x895e5b0>

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2003-01-02 22:22:56 UTC
Is this with the Phoebe beta?

Comment 2 robert fantini 2003-01-02 22:45:42 UTC
per the 'README' file on the cdrom i made:

Red Hat Linux/x86 8.0.92 (Phoebe)

Comment 3 Matt Wilson 2003-02-06 03:42:21 UTC
should be fixed in next build.


Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2003-07-28 21:53:23 UTC
Closing some bugs that have been in MODIFIED for a while. Please reopen if the
problem persists.


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