[Bug 1045812] Re: Partitioner failed with "Failed to partition hard drive" with LVM selected

Dmitrijs Ledkovs launchpad at surgut.co.uk
Tue Sep 4 15:36:03 UTC 2012

** Also affects: partman-lvm (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided
       Status: New

** Changed in: partman-lvm (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Triaged

** Changed in: ubiquity (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Triaged

** Changed in: partman-lvm (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided => High

** Changed in: partman-lvm (Ubuntu)
     Assignee: (unassigned) => Dmitrijs Ledkovs (xnox)

** Also affects: partman-auto-lvm (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided
       Status: New

** No longer affects: partman-lvm (Ubuntu)

** Changed in: partman-auto-lvm (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Fix Committed

** Changed in: partman-auto-lvm (Ubuntu)
       Status: Fix Committed => In Progress

** Changed in: partman-auto-lvm (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided => High

** Changed in: partman-auto-lvm (Ubuntu)
     Assignee: (unassigned) => Dmitrijs Ledkovs (xnox)

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  Partitioner failed with "Failed to partition hard drive" with LVM

Status in “partman-auto-lvm” package in Ubuntu:
  In Progress
Status in “ubiquity” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Quantal Desktop 20120903.4

  1. Boot from Quantal Desktop ISO
  2. At ubiquity-dm select "French" and press "Essayer Ubuntu"
  3. Let the live session start and start ubiquity
  4. Proceed to partman and check "LVM"
  5. Press "Continue"

  Expected Result:
  Installation continue

  Actual Result:
  This failure with the error message in attachment

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
  Package: ubiquity 2.11.28 [modified: lib/partman/automatically_partition/question]
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-13.14-generic 3.5.3
  Uname: Linux 3.5.0-13-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu4
  Architecture: amd64
  CasperVersion: 1.321
  Date: Tue Sep  4 13:08:09 2012
  InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- maybe-ubiquity
  LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha amd64 (20120903.4)
   PATH=(custom, no user)
  SourcePackage: ubiquity
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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