Ubiquity crashes when trying to preseed grub2 instead of grub

Bug #353273 reported by Mario Limonciello on 2009-04-01
6
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
High
Colin Watson

Bug Description

Binary package hint: ubiquity

The same symptoms as bug 349835, but the changes made in ubiquity 1.12.0 don't appear to help the situation.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.6
Package: ubiquity 1.12.1
ProcAttrCurrent: unconfined
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity --automatic --only
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
PythonArgs: ['/usr/lib/ubiquity/bin/ubiquity', '--automatic', '--only']
SourcePackage: ubiquity
Title: ubiquity crashed with InstallStepError in configure_bootloader()
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686
UserGroups:

Mario Limonciello (superm1) wrote :
visibility: private → public
Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2009-04-02
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → cjwatson
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubiquity - 1.12.2

---------------
ubiquity (1.12.2) jaunty; urgency=low

  [ Colin Watson ]
  * Add a comment to partman/commit.d/01unmount_busy to explain why this
    script is still here despite similar code in partman-base.
  * Using "Yes" and "No" buttons for the weak-password question turns out to
    be more confusing than I'd hoped. Instead, use "Continue" and "Choose
    another password" (breaking the string freeze, but at least for only one
    string).
  * Suppress unnecessary exception if find_in_os_prober fails.
  * GTK frontend:
    - Don't bother calling find_in_os_prober for partitions without real
      devices (e.g. free space).
    - Fix spacing on timezone page (LP: #336745).
  * Fix handling of "yes" response to partman/unmount_active.
  * Display a warning on the advanced partitioning screen if the
    installation medium is mounted but not filling the whole disk, so that
    the disk containing it is still offered for partitioning (LP: #347916).
  * On armel, DEB_HOST_ARCH=armel but DEB_HOST_ARCH_CPU=arm. Check
    DEB_HOST_ARCH rather than DEB_HOST_ARCH_CPU.
  * Use the full size of the underlying images for the timezone map if the
    screen is big enough.
  * Install chroot-setup.sh and in-target from debian-installer-utils
    (LP: #353941).
  * Move bootloader dependencies to recommendations, to make it easier to
    cope with grub and grub-pc conflicting (LP: #353273).
  * Automatic update of included source packages: partman-auto 84ubuntu2,
    partman-base 129ubuntu5, partman-ext3 56ubuntu1, user-setup
    1.23ubuntu16.

  [ Mario Limonciello ]
  * Make sure mythbuntu installs have users installed into the 'video'
    group. (LP: #351773)

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden> Thu, 02 Apr 2009 23:12:54 +0100

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Payam (aarses-p) wrote :

it isnt fixed in ubiquity 1.12.12
same error

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