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kubuntu amd64+mac crash in manual partitioner

Reported by Jonathan Riddell on 2012-04-26
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
High
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Bug Description

on kubuntu amd64+mac final desktop image for 12.04 jibel reported a crash in manual partitioning when creating a new partition table

I can not recreate it on amd64 desktop image

manvvip (vvip-i) wrote :

Also when I resized a partition, making it a tiny bit smaller which had plenty of space available (it was an ext4 partition with a lot of Data on it) it crashed, and the partition and data was lost.

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Excerpt from debug log when that crash occurs
"""
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: Partman: Thawing choices for choose_partition
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: already found path /dev/sda-1 with type free
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: device path: /dev/sda, fstype: free, grub installable? no
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: device path: /dev/sdb, fstype: free, grub installable? no
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: device path: /dev/sdb1, fstype: unknown, grub installable? no
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: device path: /dev/sdb grub installable? yes
Apr 27 07:01:11 ubiquity: device path: /dev/sda grub installable? yes
Exception in KDE frontend (invoking crash handler):
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/kde_components/PartitionModel.py", line 100, in parent
    parentItem = childItem.parent()
  File "/usr/lib/ubiquity/ubiquity/frontend/kde_components/PartitionModel.py", line 166, in parent
    return self.parentItem
AttributeError: TreeItem instance has no attribute 'parentItem'

KCrash: Application '' crashing...
KCrash: Attempting to start /usr/lib/kde4/libexec/drkonqi from kdeinit
"""

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Syslog from the same session

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → High
tags: added: precise qa-manual-testing
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/989249

tags: added: iso-testing
tags: added: ubiquity-2.10.16
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