Should show a more meaningful error message on full disk

Bug #1423377 reported by Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre on 2015-02-18
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre

Bug Description

Ubiquity should show a more meaningful error message when the disk is full during installation, rather than a generic error message.

Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: /usr/bin/mandb:
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: can't write to /var/cache/man/10957
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: : No space left on device
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity:
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: Setting up gimp-help-common (2.6.1-1) ...
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: Setting up gimp-help-en (2.6.1-1) ...
 Feb 18 22:51:04 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: Setting up wbritish (7.1-1) ...
 Feb 18 22:51:06 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: Processing triggers for dictionaries-common (1.20.5) ...
 Feb 18 22:51:47 ubuntu-studio ubiquity: Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "overlay-scrollbar"
 Feb 18 22:51:52 ubuntu-studio ubiquity[3354]: log-output -t ubiquity apport-bug ubiquity
 Feb 18 22:51:52 ubuntu-studio ubiquity[3354]: Reverting lockdown of the desktop environment.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre (mathieu-tl)
importance: Medium → Wishlist
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/1423377

tags: added: iso-testing
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