ubiquity doesn't provide much help if your system has 4 physical partitions

Bug #515705 reported by Brian Murray on 2010-02-01
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ubiquity (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: ubiquity

My system had 4 physical partitions when I received it from the manufacturer. I was able to resize one of them using ubiquity but then the free space was marked as 'unusable' because it had 4 physical partitions. It took me a bit to figure out that this was the problem and that I need to remove one of the partitions and create a virtual one.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: amd64
CheckboxSubmission: aa17cf12317e2f016b28e1ab7ae0112a
CheckboxSystem: b845c366ea09c60efa3a45c1b5b21525
Date: Mon Feb 1 12:43:15 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Alpha amd64 (20100128)
Package: ubiquity (not installed)
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.utf8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-12.16-generic
SourcePackage: ubiquity
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-12-generic x86_64

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :
Monkey (monkey-libre) on 2010-02-01
tags: added: iso-testing
tags: added: ubiquity-2.1.14
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We are sorry that we do not always have the capacity to look at all reported bugs in a timely manner. There have been many changes in Ubuntu since that time you reported the bug and your problem may have been fixed with some of the updates. It would help us a lot if you could test it on a currently supported Ubuntu version. When you test it and it is still an issue, kindly upload the updated logs by running only once:
apport-collect 515705

and any other logs that are relevant for this particular issue.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for ubiquity (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

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