Ubuntu installer crashed

Bug #82800 reported by fragtard on 2007-02-02
2
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Colin Watson

Bug Description

Binary package hint: ubiquity

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/ubiquity", line 166, in ?
    main()
  File "/usr/bin/ubiquity", line 161, in main
    install(sys.argv[1])
  File "/usr/bin/ubiquity", line 57, in install
    ret = wizard.run()
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/gtkui.py", line 305, in run
    self.process_step()
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/gtkui.py", line 856, in process_step
    self.progress_loop()
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/gtkui.py", line 628, in progress_loop
    raise RuntimeError, ("Install failed with exit code %s\n%s" %
RuntimeError: Install failed with exit code 1
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/install.py", line 1404, in ?
    install.run()
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/install.py", line 385, in run
    self.configure_bootloader()
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/install.py", line 1163, in configure_bootloader
    raise InstallStepError(
InstallStepError: GrubInstaller failed with code 1

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug. Unfortunately we can't fix it, because your description didn't include enough information.

Please include the information requested from https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DebuggingUbiquity/AttachingLogs as separate attachments.

Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2007-03-23
Changed in ubiquity:
status: Unconfirmed → Needs Info
Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

I'm afraid that there is nothing I can do about this without the requested log files. If you (the original reporter) can reproduce this bug with a current release and can get me the log files, feel free to reopen this bug. (Anyone else reading this who believes they have a similar problem should open a new bug instead.)

Changed in ubiquity:
assignee: nobody → kamion
status: Needs Info → Rejected

I am sorry. I will not be uploading the log files. After reporting the bug, I burned another installation CD, and was able to successfully complete the installation. Chalk it up to a bad burn.

Colin Watson <email address hidden> wrote: I'm afraid that there is nothing I can do about this without the
requested log files. If you (the original reporter) can reproduce this
bug with a current release and can get me the log files, feel free to
reopen this bug. (Anyone else reading this who believes they have a
similar problem should open a new bug instead.)

** Changed in: ubiquity (Ubuntu)
     Assignee: (unassigned) => Colin Watson
       Status: Needs Info => Rejected

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Ubuntu installer crashed
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