failed installation w/ dual 250GB drives (part 0)

Bug #1350615 reported by Jeffrey Engel on 2014-07-30
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I booted the 'Live' version and tried to install on my system (Dell T5400 w/16GB or ram and 8 cores). Ubuntu seems to be unable to see the drives completely.

I'll make a couple more attempts, so there may be more bug reports associated with this install.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: ubiquity 2.18.8
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-32.57-generic
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-32-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.2
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.340
Date: Wed Jul 30 18:53:03 2014
InstallCmdLine: initrd=/casper/initrd.lz file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper quiet splash -- BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz.efi
LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20140722.2)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Jeffrey Engel (jengeltx) wrote :

Exception during installation:
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / Traceback (most recent call last):
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 1770, in <module>
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu /
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 78, in wrapper
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / func(self)
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 241, in run
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / self.configure_bootloader()
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 1039, in configure_bootloader
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / "GrubInstaller failed with code %d" % ret)
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu / ubiquity.install_misc.InstallStepError: GrubInstaller failed with code 1
Jul 30 23:52:58 ubuntu /

tags: added: installer-crash
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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