Installer crashed - 10.10 install from USB

Bug #665597 reported by tenden on 2010-10-23
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: ubiquity

Installer crashed when installing 10.10 from USB

Crashes near the very end of the install

Checked both options at beginning of install that install mp3, flash and other programs and one that automatically installs updates.

Sam Liddicott (sam-liddicott) wrote :

Probably a duplicate of #660569

tags: added: ubiquity-2.4.8
tags: added: maverick
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Exception during installation:
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: Traceback (most recent call last):
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/share/ubiquity/plugininstall.py", line 1424, in <module>
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: install.run()
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/share/ubiquity/plugininstall.py", line 54, in wrapper
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: func(self)
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/share/ubiquity/plugininstall.py", line 187, in run
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: self.remove_extras()
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/share/ubiquity/plugininstall.py", line 1214, in remove_extras
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: self.do_remove(regular)
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/share/ubiquity/plugininstall.py", line 871, in do_remove
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: if not cache.commit(fetchprogress, installprogress):
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/apt/deprecation.py", line 98, in deprecated_function
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: return func(*args, **kwds)
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/apt/cache.py", line 424, in commit
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: res = self._fetch_archives(fetcher, pm)
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/apt/cache.py", line 271, in _fetch_archives
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: raise LockFailedException("Failed to lock %s" % lockfile)
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python: LockFailedException: Failed to lock /target/var/cache/apt/archives/lock
Oct 23 10:04:26 ubuntu python:
Oct 23 10:05:25 ubuntu gdm-binary[24348]: WARNING: Unable to find users: no seat-id found
Oct 23 10:05:25 ubuntu gdm-binary[24348]: WARNING: GdmDisplay: display lasted 0.079877 seconds
Oct 23 10:05:25 ubuntu acpid: client connected from 24364[0:0]
Oct 23 10:05:25 ubuntu acpid: 1 client rule loaded
Oct 23 10:05:26 ubuntu kernel: [ 627.664953] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Allocating FIFO number 3
Oct 23 10:05:26 ubuntu kernel: [ 627.668890] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: nouveau_channel_alloc: initialised FIFO 3
Oct 23 10:05:27 ubuntu gdm-session-worker[24374]: GLib-GObject-CRITICAL: g_value_get_boolean: assertion `G_VALUE_HOLDS_BOOLEAN (value)' failed
Oct 23 10:05:43 ubuntu ubiquity[24612]: Ubiquity 2.4.8
Oct 23 10:05:43 ubuntu ubiquity: umount: /target: device is busy.
Oct 23 10:05:43 ubuntu ubiquity: (In some cases useful info about processes that use
Oct 23 10:05:43 ubuntu ubiquity: the device is found by lsof(8) or fuser(1))
Oct 23 10:05:43 ubuntu ubiquity[24612]: log-output -t ubiquity umount /target
Oct 23 10:05:44 ubuntu ubiquity[24612]: log-output -t ubiquity laptop-detect
Oct 23 10:05:44 ubuntu ubiquity[24612]: log-output -t ubiquity fontconfig-voodoo --auto --force --quiet
Oct 23 10:05:46 ubuntu ubiquity[24612]: switched to page language
Oct 23 10:05:47 ubuntu localechooser: info: Locale has been preseeded to en_CA.UTF-8
Oct 23 10:05:47 ubuntu localechooser: info: Set localechooser/languagelist = 'en'
Oct 23 10:05:47 ubuntu localechooser: info: Set debian-installer/country = 'CA'
Oct 23 10:05:47 ubuntu localechooser: info: Set debian-install...

tags: added: installer-crash
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 743359, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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