installer crash 12.04

Bug #1370560 reported by Warren Henderson on 2014-09-17
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Trying to install a version with an upgrade path on a machine that won't boot from a CD tried the update installer option on the Lubuntu 12.04 disk because it had crashed without it as well. I am not sure this worth pursuing as I am going to try an Xubuntu 10.04 CD I have to see if that will work if not I will boot to windows and get a Ubuntu 12.04 image and burn a new CD. If it helps Lubuntu 13.04 installed no problem it is just has no upgrade path making software updates of any kind a real annoyance.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: ubiquity 2.10.29
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-23.36-generic 3.2.14
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-23-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu5
Architecture: i386
CasperVersion: 1.315
Date: Wed Sep 17 10:50:57 2014
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/lubuntu.seed boot=casper only-ubiquity initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash --
LiveMediaBuild: Lubuntu 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Warren Henderson (warren1965) wrote :

Exception during installation:
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu Traceback (most recent call last):
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 1730, in <module>
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 55, in wrapper
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu func(self)
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 174, in run
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu self.install_language_packs()
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 664, in install_language_packs
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu self.do_install(self.langpacks, langpacks=True)
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/", line 856, in do_install
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu with Cache() as cache:
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu AttributeError: __exit__
Sep 17 14:50:37 lubuntu

tags: added: ubiquity-2.10.29
tags: added: installer-crash
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
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