Installer crashed

Bug #68314 reported by btrotter on 2006-10-26
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Trying to install on a Dell Optiplex GX280. P4, 3.2Ghz, 2GB RAM, onboard video, 80GB SATA HDD.
I get the error messages below in the Installer Crashed window.

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/ubiquity", line 130, in ?
  File "/usr/bin/ubiquity", line 55, in install
    ret =
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/ubiquity/frontend/", line 264, in run
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/ubiquity/frontend/", line 550, 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/", line 1263, in ?
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 377, in run
    if not self.copy_logs():
  File "/usr/share/ubiquity/", line 519, in copy_logs
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/", line 159, in makedirs
    mkdir(name, mode)
OSError: [Errno 30] Read-only file system: '/target/var/log/installer'

btrotter (btrotter) wrote :
btrotter (btrotter) wrote :

Close this bug. This turned out to be a faulty SATA drive.

Mateusz Drożdżyński (matid) wrote :

Rejected on request of the reporter. Feel free to file any further bugs you find. Thanks in advance!

Changed in ubiquity:
status: Unconfirmed → Rejected
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