installer stuck in download packages even if not connected or download not selected

Bug #1048361 reported by Fabio Marconi on 2012-09-09
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Hallo
Testing Ubuntu amd64 Desktop 20120909.
Started an installation in VBox with broken network, the installer do its work till to download packages (retrieving package 43 of ...Ign http://it.archive.ubuntu.com quantal-backports Release) and it wait infinitely without understand that the network is present but not working and so skip the step.
changing the settings of the VM from nat to bridged it immediatly start downloading .
Thanks
Fabio

ProblemType: BugDistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: ubiquity 2.11.31
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-14.15-generic 3.5.3
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-14-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu7
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.322
Date: Sun Sep 9 15:25:44 2012
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper only-ubiquity initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- oem-config/enable=trueLiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha amd64 (20120909)
ProcEnviron:
 TERM=xterm
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bashSourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Fabio Marconi (fabiomarconi) wrote :
description: updated
Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:
http://iso.qa.ubuntu.com/qatracker/reports/bugs/1048361

tags: added: iso-testing
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Sasa Paporovic (melchiaros) wrote :

In UbiquitySyslog.txt:

Sep 9 19:24:04 ubuntu in-target: Get:16 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com quantal-backports/restricted Sources [14 B]
Sep 9 19:24:04 ubuntu kernel: [ 1170.948425] compiz[3057]: segfault at 522db0d0 ip 00007fd312ba6696 sp 00007fffa6d42de8 error 4 in libc-2.15.so[7fd312a59000+1b2000]
Sep 9 19:24:04 ubuntu in-target: Get:17 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com quantal-backports/universe Sources [14 B]

affects: ubiquity → compiz
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2012-09-11
no longer affects: compiz
summary: - installer wait to download packages even if not connected
+ installer wait to download packages even if not connected or download
+ not selected
description: updated
summary: - installer wait to download packages even if not connected or download
+ installer stuck in download packages even if not connected or download
not selected
description: updated
description: updated
Nicholas Skaggs (nskaggs) wrote :

This ooccurs when you have a connected network, but not internet access. Apt should be timing out here, but itsn't.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium

This release of Ubuntu is no longer receiving maintenance updates. If this is still an issue on a maintained version of Ubuntu please let us know.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for ubiquity (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

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