installer crashes while installing to external hd

Bug #103939 reported by Chris_T on 2007-04-06
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: ubiquity

Complained about something wrong with grub.

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity", line 204, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity", line 199, in main
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity", line 58, in install
    ret =
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/", line 350, in run
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/", line 857, in process_step
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/", line 638, in progress_loop
    (ret, realtb))
RuntimeError: Install failed with exit code 1
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 1523, in <module>
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 391, in run
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 1259, in configure_bootloader
    "GrubInstaller failed with code %d" % ret)
InstallStepError: GrubInstaller failed with code 1

Chris_T (m1ss1ontomars2k4) wrote :
Chris_T (m1ss1ontomars2k4) wrote :
Chris_T (m1ss1ontomars2k4) wrote :
Adam Niedling (krychek) wrote :

What version of Ubuntu are you using? Were you able to install Ubuntu after all?

Changed in ubiquity:
status: New → Incomplete

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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