only the second of two devices available for installation side-by-side

Bug #1240622 reported by sudodus on 2013-10-16
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

/dev/sda cannot be selected for installation side by side (an SSD), only /dev/sdb (a USB3-HDD) is available

This bug is there alongside 1240532 (that the choice to install is greyed out)

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.10
Package: ubiquity 2.15.25 [modified: lib/partman/automatically_partition/question]
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.11.0-12.19-generic 3.11.3
Uname: Linux 3.11.0-12-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.12.5-0ubuntu2
Architecture: i386
CasperVersion: 1.336ubuntu1
Date: Wed Oct 16 17:01:38 2013
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/lubuntu.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- debian-installer/language=sv keyboard-configuration/layoutcode?=se
LiveMediaBuild: Lubuntu 13.10 "Saucy Salamander" - Release i386 (20131016)
MarkForUpload: True
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

sudodus (nio-wiklund) wrote :
sudodus (nio-wiklund) wrote :

I attach a screenshot showing only the /dev/sdb (and I cannot select /dev/sda)

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:

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
Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2013-10-17
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: Confirmed → Triaged
importance: Medium → High
Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :

I think bug #1262824 is likely a duplicate of this bug.

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