Kubuntu installer crashed on start-up

Bug #1411801 reported by Paul White on 2015-01-16

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ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Using live image 20150114 with all updates installed I attempted to install to hard drive. The installer crashed immediately.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.04
Package: ubiquity 2.21.4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.18.0-9.10-generic 3.18.2
Uname: Linux 3.18.0-9-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.15.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.347
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Fri Jan 16 18:58:52 2015
InstallCmdLine: noprompt cdrom-detect/try-usb=true file=/cdrom/preseed/kubuntu.seed boot=casper maybe-ubiquity initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- keyboard-configuration/layoutcode=gb
LiveMediaBuild: Kubuntu 15.04 "Vivid Vervet" - Alpha amd64 (20150114)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Paul White (paulw2u) wrote :
description: updated

Looks like the installer crashes early on near when it's asking you to select a wireless network (or when getting on the wired network). Marking as Triaged/High.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
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
Rik Mills (rikmills) wrote :

If this bug is still valid in the installer of current latest releases (Bionic, Cosmic and Disco devel), please give more details.

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